NWC38 P. K. Dick Awards

Norwescon has had the honor of hosting the Philip K. Dick Awards since 1984. The Philip K. Dick Award and Special Citation is presented annually for distinguished science fiction books published for the first time in the United States as a paperback original. The award is sponsored by the Philadelphia Science Fiction Society, and the ceremony is sponsored by the Northwest Science Fiction Society and held annually at Norwescon. Special guests attending the ceremony often include the nominated authors and publishers, as well as an administrator of the award. There is no charge to Norwescon members to attend the ceremony. We hope to see you there!

This Year’s Nominees

As announced on January 20, 2021, the nominees for the 2021 Philip K. Dick Award are:

This Year’s Ceremony

Norwescon, in conjunction with the Philadelphia Science Fiction Society, invites you to join us online on Friday, April 2nd at 7 p.m. PST for the presentation of the 2021 Philip K. Dick Award.

Norwescon will stream the ceremony. We invite you and all your friends to join us online to hear readings from the six nominated works and to learn which work receives the Philip K. Dick award and the special citation.