Brian Aldiss

Awards & Citations

Awards & Nominations for Individual Works
TITLE AWARD STATUS YEAR
NOT FOR AN AGE Observer Short Story Prize Winner 1955
TRADESMAN’S EXIT Observer Short Story Prize Winner 1956
THE HOTHOUSE SERIES Hugo Best Short Story Winner 1962
THE SALIVA TREE Nebula Best Novella Winner 1965
MAN IN HIS TIME Nebula Best Short Story Nominee 1966
Hugo Best Short Story Nominee 1967
TOTAL ENVIRONMENT Nebula Best Novellette Nominee 1968
Hugo Best Novellette Nominee 1969
THE MOMENT OF ECLIPSE British Science Fiction Award Winner 1972
BILLION YEAR SPREE British Science Fiction Special Award Winner 1974
Eurocon III Merit Award Winner 1976
NON-STOP Prix Jules Verne (Sweden) Winner 1976
SCIENCE FICTION ART Cometa d’Argento (Italy) Winner 1977
ENEMIES OF THE SYSTEM Hugo Best Novella Nominee 1979
HELLICONIA SPRING Nebula Best Novel Nominee 1982
British Science Fiction Best Novel Winner 1983
Locus Best Novel Nominee 1983
John W. Campbell Winner 1983
British Science Fiction Best Novel Nominee 1984
Kurd Lasswitz Award for Best Foreign Novel Winner 1984
HELLICONIA SUMMER SF Chronicle Best Novel Nominee 1984
Locus Best Novel Nominee 1984
HELLICONIA WINTER Nebula Best Novel Nominee 1985
British Science Fiction Best Novel Winner 1986
Locus Best Novel Nominee 1986
SF Chronicle Best Novel Nominee 1986
THE PALE SHADOW OF SCIENCE Hugo Best Non-Fiction Nominee 1986
Locus Best Non-Fiction Nominee 1986
TRILLION YEAR SPREE Hugo Best Non-Fiction Winner 1987
Locus Best Non-Fiction Winner 1987
J. Lloyd Eaton Memorial Award Winner 1988
BURY MY HEART AT W.H. SMITH’S Locus Best Non-Fiction Nominee 1991
Hugo Best Non-Fiction Nominee 1991

Other Awards

Awards
         
Other Awards & Citations
AWARD OR CITATION YEAR
Special Citation, runner up in “Most Promising New Author” category, 17th World Science Fiction Convention 1959
Special Citation as “Britain’s Most Popular Science Fiction Author”, British Science Fiction Association 1964
Guest of Honour, 23rd World Science Fiction Convention, London 1965
Special Citation as “Britain’s Most Popular Science Fiction Author”, British Science Fiction Association 1969
Ditmar Award (Australia), World’s Best Contemporary Science Fiction Writer 1969
James Blish Award for Excellence in Criticism 1977
Pilgrim Award, for lifetime contributions to the study of science fiction, Science Fiction Research Association 1978
Guest of Honour, 37th World Science Fiction Convention, Brighton 1979
Distinguished Scholarship Award, International Association for the Fantastic in the Arts 1986
Master of Ceremonies, 45th World Science Fiction Convention, Brighton 1987
President’s Award, World SF 1988
Elected Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature 1989
Elected Grand Master by Science Fiction Writers of America 2000
Awarded OBE for ‘services to literature’ 2005