The 2024 World Fantasy Award judges have been empaneled and are now accepting submissions from publishers, authors, readers, and anyone who would like to submit material to be considered for the most prestigious award in the fantasy and horror genres.

In addition, members of World Fantasy Convention enjoy the added benefit of submitting a nomination ballot. Five finalists will be selected in each category, and 2 of those will be chosen by popular vote of WFC members. If you were a WFC member in 2022, 2023, or 2024, your opinion counts!

To make sure your favorite fantasy and horror material is considered, submit a ballot in one of the following ways:

———-By Email———-

Download the ballot in Word, PDF, or Text. (See below.) Complete it and save the file. Attach it to an email and send it to


Open the Text version of the ballot. Copy and paste into the body of an email and complete it there. Then send it to

———-By Postal Mail———-

Print the ballot in Word, PDF, or Text format. Fill it out and send a hard copy to: Gordon Van Gelder, P.O. Box 3447, Hoboken NJ 07030

———-Important Notes———-

Important: All ballots must be received by May 31, 2024. Ballots received after that date will not be considered. Don’t miss out on this benefit of your WFC membership!

Important: Your name and email address will be validated against the membership lists from 2022, 2023, and 2024.

Important: All nominated material must have a 2023 publication date.

Download a Nomination Ballot here: