Awards

The Foundation manages and administers two awards.

The A. Bertram Chandler Award

In 1991 the Australian Science Fiction Foundation established the A. Bertram Chandler Award for “Outstanding Achievement in Australian Science Fiction”, in recognition of the contribution that science fiction writer A. Bertram Chandler made to Australian Science Fiction and to Australian fandom in general. It is Australia’s premier award for lifetime achievement in science fiction.

Full information about the A. Bertram Chandler Award is here: <http://asff.org.au/new/awards/chandler-award/>

The Norma K. Hemming Award

The Norma K Hemming Award is given to mark excellence in the exploration of themes of race, gender, sexuality, class or disability in a speculative fiction work (e.g. science fiction, fantasy, horror) by Australian citizens and/or residents, and first published during the eligibility period.

Full information about the Norma K. Hemming Award is here: <https://normakhemmingaward.org/about-the-award/>.