2023 Hugo Award Finalists Announced

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The 81st World Science Fiction Convention, hosted in Chengdu, announced on July 6, 2023 the finalists for the 2023 Hugo Awards, Lodestar Award for Best Young Adult Book, and Astounding Award for Best New Writer. The full list of finalists is on the 2023 Hugo Awards page.

1847 valid nominating ballots (1843 electronic and 4 paper) were received and counted from members of the 2022 and 2023 World Science Fiction Conventions for the 2023 Hugo Awards. Voting on the final ballot will open on July 10th.

Only members of the Chengdu Worldcon will be able to vote on the final ballot and choose the winners for the 2023 Awards. If you are not already a member, you can puchase a membership at their website. You must be a WSFS member in order to participate in the Hugo Awards.

More information about the 2023 Hugo Awards is available on the Chengdu website. Questions about the 2023 Hugo Awards process should be directed to the 2023 Hugo Award Administrators. Please do not submit questions to the Hugo Awards website, as we do not administer the Hugo Awards and can only pass your questions on to the award administrators.