Frequently Asked Question 24
 

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Who's received the most consecutive nominations for major fiction awards?

In 2009 Jack McDevitt (with a Nebula nomination) and Charles Stross (with a Hugo nomination) tied Robert Silverberg with consecutive nominations in the same category 6 times. To see the nominations, click on the first year and follow links through successive nomination lists.

6 Jack McDevitt : Nebula, novel 2004 to 2009
   Robert Silverberg : Nebula, novel 1968 to 1973
   Charles Stross : Hugo, novel 2004 to 2009
5 Orson Scott Card : Hugo, novel 1986 to 1990
   Robert R. McCammon : Stoker, novel 1988 to 1992
4 Harlan Ellison : Hugo, short story 1966 to 1969
   Stephen King : Stoker, novel 2002 to 2005
   Larry Niven : Hugo, short story 1967 to 1970
   Mike Resnick : Hugo, short story 1992 to 1995
   Robert J. Sawyer : Hugo, novel 1996 to 1999
   Robert Silverberg : Hugo, novella 1968 to 1971
   Michael Swanwick : Hugo, short story 2000 to 2003
   Connie Willis : Hugo, short story 1991 to 1994
   Gene Wolfe : Nebula, novel 1981 to 1984
3 Poul Anderson : Hugo, novel 1973 to 1975
   Paolo Bacigalupi : Hugo, novelette 2005 to 2007
   Stephen Baxter : Clarke, null 1996 to 1998
   Gary A. Braunbeck : Stoker, short fiction/short story 2004 to 2006
   Edward Bryant : Nebula, short story 1978 to 1980
   Michael A. Burstein : Hugo, short story 2004 to 2006
   Ted Chiang : Sturgeon, shortlist 2001 to 2003
   Charles de Lint : World Fantasy Award, short fiction/short story 1992 to 1994
   Joseph H. Delaney : Hugo, novella 1983 to 1985
   Samuel R. Delany : Hugo, novel 1967 to 1969
   Gardner Dozois : Nebula, short story 1984 to 1986
   Harlan Ellison : Hugo, novelette 1973 to 1975
   Carol Emshwiller : Tiptree, null 2004 to 2006
   Kaja & Phil Foglio : Hugo, graphic story 2009 to 2011
   Charles L. Grant : World Fantasy Award, novel 1978 to 1980
   Elizabeth Hand : World Fantasy Award, novella 2001 to 2003
   Kij Johnson : Hugo, short story 2009 to 2011
   Kij Johnson : Nebula, short story 2009 to 2011
   Gwyneth Jones : Tiptree, null 1997 to 1999
   Nancy Kress : Hugo, novella 2008 to 2010
   R. A. Lafferty : Hugo, short story 1971 to 1973
   Anne McCaffrey : Nebula, novella 1968 to 1970
   Anne McCaffrey : Hugo, novella 1968 to 1970
   Larry Niven : Hugo, novel 1974 to 1976
   Jerry Pournelle : Hugo, novelette 1974 to 1976
   Mike Resnick : Hugo, short story 2008 to 2010
   Mike Resnick : Hugo, short story 2000 to 2002
   Mike Resnick : Hugo, novelette 1995 to 1997
   Mike Resnick : Nebula, novelette 1989 to 1991
   Kim Stanley Robinson : Nebula, novella 1986 to 1988
   Kim Stanley Robinson : Hugo, novella 1986 to 1988
   Melissa Scott : Tiptree, null 1994 to 1996
   Lucius Shepard : World Fantasy Award, novella 1988 to 1990
   Lucius Shepard : Nebula, novelette 1985 to 1987
   Susan M. Shwartz : Nebula, novelette 1991 to 1993
   Robert Silverberg : Nebula, novella 1986 to 1988
   Robert Silverberg : Hugo, novella 1986 to 1988
   Robert Silverberg : Hugo, novel 1970 to 1972
   Robert Silverberg : Nebula, novella 1968 to 1970
   Martha Soukup : Hugo, short story 1992 to 1994
   Charles Stross : Hugo, novelette 2002 to 2004
   Howard Tayler : Hugo, graphic story 2009 to 2011
   John Varley : Hugo, novelette 1979 to 1981
   Fran Walsh : Nebula, dramatic presentation/script 2003 to 2005
   Chet Williamson : Stoker, short fiction/short story 1989 to 1991
   Bill Willingham : Hugo, graphic story 2009 to 2011
   Connie Willis : Hugo, novelette 1983 to 1985
   Gene Wolfe : Nebula, novel 1987 to 1989
   Gene Wolfe : World Fantasy Award, novel 1981 to 1983
   Roger Zelazny : Nebula, novelette 1966 to 1968
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