THE ENDEAVOUR AWARD...
...for a distinguished
written by a Pacific Northwest author or authors and published in the previous year.
The award represents a collaboration between writers and fans of Science Fiction and Fantasy to encourage the growth of literature in the field and recognize works of excellence. It is named for H.M. Bark Endeavour, the ship of Northwest explorer Capt. James Cook.
The award is announced annually at OryCon, held in Portland, Oregon. The 2016 award was presented at OryCon 38 (November 2016) to Brenda Cooper, for Edge of Dark. The award is accompanied by a grant of $1,000.
Entry Deadline For Books Published During 2016:
February 15, 2017
2016 ENDEAVOUR AWARD WINNER
The winner received a $1,000 grant and an
etched glass plaque
Edge of Dark by Brenda Cooper (eSpec Books)
produced by Kent,
Washington, artist Ashley J. Harper
2016 ENDEAVOUR AWARD FINALISTS
Irona 700 by Dave Duncan (Open Road Integrated Media)
The Price of Valor by Django Wexler (Roc Books)
Silver on the Road by Laura Anne Gilman (Saga Press)
Tracker by C.J. Cherryh (Daw Books)
JUDGES FOR THE 2016 AWARD
Gordon Van Gelder
Left: Laura Anne Gilman, 2016 Endeavour Award Finalist. Right: Brenda Cooper, 2016 Endeavour Award Winner.