Got a favourite kiwi spec fic book or story from this year? Post your recommendations for this year’s SJVs here, and feel free to mention your own works, too. You can use this list to find great kiwi work to help with your nominations.
The Sir Julius Vogel Awards, run by our friends at SFFANZ, are the annual fan awards for works of speculative fiction by New Zealanders (citizens or residents). To be eligible, the work must have first been published this year. More information about eligibility and nominations is at http://www.sffanz.org.nz/sjv/sjvAwardsNominationGuidelines.shtml
From the SJV site, updated 8 December 2015:
Nominations for the 2016 Sir Julius Vogel awards are now being accepted. The nomination period will close at 8.00pm on 28th February 2016. The awards recognise excellence in science fiction, fantasy, or horror works created by New Zealanders and New Zealand residents, and first published or released in the 2015 calendar year. Anyone can make a nomination and it is free!
Anyone can make a nomination and it is free! To make a nomination please email firstname.lastname@example.org.