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 next award will be presented at OryCon 38 (November 2015) for a book published during 2014. The award is accompanied by a grant of $1,000.
Entry Deadline For Books Published During 2015:
February 15, 2016
2015 ENDEAVOUR AWARD FINALISTS
Last Plane to Heaven by Jay Lake (Tor Books)
Metatropolis by Ken Scholes and Jay Lake (WordFire Press)
Night Broken by Patricia Briggs (Ace Books)
Our Lady of the Islands by Shannon Page and Jay Lake (Per Aspera Press)
The Shadow Throne by Django Wexler (Roc Books)
JUDGES FOR THE 2015 AWARD
Photos from the 2011 Award Ceremony
Finalists Brent Weeks and Devon Monk flanking Steve Perry, who accepted the Award for winner Cherie Priest.
All photographs by James W. Fiscus.