Benford Wins 2019 Heinlein Award

Locus Magazine, Science Fiction FantasyGregory Benford is the winner of the 2019 Robert A. Heinlein Award, given for “outstanding published works in science fiction and technical writings that inspire the human exploration of space,” recognizing his body of work, including 22 novels, more than 180 short stories, and many non-fiction articles.

The winner was chosen by a committee of SF authors chaired by Michael F. Flynn, and will receive a plaque, a sterling silver medallion, and two lapel pins, all featuring the likeness of Robert A. Heinlein. The award will be presented May 24, 2019 at the Renaissance Harborplace Hotel in Baltimore MD during the opening ceremonies of Balticon 53.

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2 thoughts on “Benford Wins 2019 Heinlein Award

  • January 10, 2019 at 12:07 pm

    Hello Mr. Benford, Congratulations on your winning of the 2019 Robert A. Heinlein award.

    • January 11, 2019 at 5:56 pm

      Most honored, indeed!


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