Hugo Award - from Wikipedia: Hugo Award

The Hugo Award is an annual literary award for the best science fiction or fantasy works and achievements of the previous year, given at the World Science Fiction Convention and chosen by its members. The Hugo is widely considered the premier award in science fiction. The award is administered by the World Science Fiction Society. It is named after Hugo Gernsback, the founder of the pioneering science fiction magazine Amazing Stories. Hugos were first given in 1953, at the 11th World Science Fiction Convention, and have been awarded every year since 1955.

  • Best Novel 1953 Stories of 40,000 words or more
  • Best Novella 1968 Stories of between 17,500 and 40,000 words
  • Best Novelette 1955 Stories of between 7,500 and 17,500 words
  • Best Short Story 1955 Stories of less than 7,500 words
  • Best Series 2017 Series of works