FAAN Awards

The FAAN Awards were originally peripatetic, but for some time now have been awarded at Corflu. See Corflu for the FAAN Awards official site.

Year Awarded Best Fanzine, Single Issue Best Fan Writer Best Fan Editor
1975 Outworlds 21/22, Bill & Joan Bowers Don C. Thompson Bill Bowers
1976 Outworlds 23, Bill Bowers Don D'Ammassa Bill Bowers
1977 (tie): Maya 11, Rob Jackson and Spanish Inquisition 7/8, Jerry Kaufman & Suzanne Tompkins Bob Shaw Rob Jackson
1978 Maya 14, Rob Jackson Bob Shaw Rob Jackson
1979 Mythologies 14, Don D'Ammassa Bob Shaw Jeanne Gomoll & Janice Bogstad
1980 Scientifriction 11, Mike Glyer Dave Langford Jeanne Gomoll & Janice Bogstad
Year Awarded Best Fan Artist - Humor Best Fan Artist - Serious Best LoC Writer
1975 Bill Rotsler Jim Shull Harry Warner, Jr.
1976 Grant Canfield Jim Shull Mike Glicksohn
1977 Harry Bell Jim Shull Mike Glicksohn
1978 Alexis Gilliland Jim Shull Mike Glicksohn
1979 Alexis Gilliland joan hanke-woods Harry Warner, Jr.
1980 Alexis Gilliland joan hanke-woods Harry Warner, Jr.

At this point the FAANs went into a long hiatus. When they were revived in 1994, they were awarded at Corflu and have been awarded there ever since.

Year Awarded Best Fanzine Best Fan Writer Best Fan Artist Voting details
1994 BLAT!, Dan Steffan & Ted White Andrew Hooper Dan Steffan
1995 Apparatchik, Victor Gonzalez, Andrew Hooper, & carl Juarez, editors Andrew Hooper D. West
1996 Apparatchik, Victor Gonzalez, Andrew Hooper, & carl Juarez Andrew Hooper Ian Gunn
1998 Idea, Geri Sullivan Christina Lake D. West
1999 Outworlds, Bill Bowers Ted White Ian Gunn
2000 Trap Door, Robert Lichtman Christina Lake D. West
2001 Idea, Geri Sullivan Victor Gonzalez Steve Stiles
2002 Wabe, Jae Leslie Adams, Tracy Benton, & Bill Bodden Alison Freebairn Dave Hicks
2003 Chunga, Randy Byers, Andrew Hooper & carl Juarez Randy Byers Steve Stiles http://efanzines.com/FAAn03/2003faan.htm
Year Awarded Best Letterhack Best New Fanzine Fan Number 1 Fan Face
1998 Harry Warner, Jr. Lesley Reece Geri Sullivan
1999 Harry Warner, Jr. Karen Johnson Not awarded
2000 Lloyd Penney Yvonne Rowse Robert Lichtman
2001 Robert Lichtman Sheila Lightsey Robert Lichtman
2002 Lloyd Penney Max Not awarded
2003 Joseph Nicholas John Teehan Randy Byers
Year Awarded Best Fanzine Best Fan Writer Best Fan Artist Best Humorist Best New Fan Number 1 Fan Face
2004 Trap Door, Robert Lichtman Gordon Eklund Steve Stiles Andrew Hooper Pete Young Andrew Hooper
Year Awarded Best Fanzine Best Fan Writer Best Fan Artist Harry Warner, Jr., Memorial Award for Best Fan Correspondent Best Fanzine Design
2005 Chunga, Randy Byers, Andrew Hooper & carl juarez Claire Brialey Steve Stiles Lloyd Penney carl juarez
2006 Chunga, Randy Byers, Andrew Hooper & carl juarez Claire Brialey Steve Stiles Robert Lichtman Chris Garcia
2007 Banana Wings, Claire Brialey & Mark Plummer Claire Brialey Dan Steffan Lloyd Penney Teresa Cochran
Year Awarded Best Fanzine Best Fan Writer Best Fan Artist Harry Warner, Jr., Memorial Award for Best Fan Correspondent Best New Fan Number One Fan Face Best Fan Website
2008 Prolapse, Peter Weston Arnie Katz Dan Steffan Robert Lichtman John Coxon Arnie Katz Bill Burns's efanzines.com
2009 eI, Earl Kemp Bruce Gillespie Dan Steffan Lloyd Penney Jean Martin & Katrina Templeton (tie) Not awarded Bill Burns's efanzines.com
2010 Banana Wings, Claire Brialey & Mark Plummer, editors Claire Brialey Steve Stiles Robert Lichtman Jacqueline Monahan Robert Lichtman Bill Burns's efanzines.com
2011 Trap Door, Robert Lichtman Roy Kettle Steve Stiles Robert Lichtman Not awarded Not awarded Bill Burns's efanzines.com
2012 (see below) Robert Lichtman Mark Plummer Steve Stiles Not awarded Mark Plummer efanzines.com

2013 FAAn Awards:
Best Single Issue or Anthology: Alternative PantsRandy Byers
Best Perzine or Blog: A Meara for ObserversMike Meara
Best Genzine or Collaboration: Banana Wings, Claire Brialey & Mark Plummer, editors
Best Genzine: Chunga, ed. by Andy Hooper, Randy Byers, and Carl Juarez
Best Personal Fanzine: A Meara for Observers, ed. Mike Meara
Best Single Issue: Trap Door #29, ed. by Robert Lichtman
Best Web­site: eFanzines.com
Best Fanzine Cover: Dan Steffan, Banana Wings #50
Best Fan Artist: Dan Steffan
Best Fan Writer: Andy Hooper
Harry Warner Jr. Memorial Award for Best Letterhack: Robert Lichtman

The 2014 FAAn Awards were presented May 4 at Corflu 31 in Richmond, VA:
Best Genzine: Banana Wings, edited by Mark Plummer & Claire Brialey
Best Personal Fanzine: Flag, edited by Andy Hooper
Best Single Issue: Trap Door #30, edited by Robert Lichtman
Best Web­site: efanzines.com
Best Fanzine Cover: Inca 9 cover by Harry Bell
Best Fan Artist or Cartoonist: Steve Stiles
Best Fan Writer: Andy Hooper
Harry Warner Jr. Memorial Award for Best Letterhack: Robert Lichtman
Lifetime Achievement Award: Ray Nelson

The 2015 FAAn Awards were presented March 30 at Corflu 32 in Tyne:
Best Genzine: Banana Wings
Best Perzine: Vibrator
Best Website: eFanzines.com http://eFanzines.com
Best Fan Writer: Mark Plummer
Best Fan Artist: Steve Stiles
Best Letterhack: Paul Skelton
Best Single Issue: Trap Door 31
Best Fanzine Cover: Banana Wings 56 (D West)
No. 1 Fan Face: Steve Stiles

The 2016 FAAn Awards were presented May 15 at Corflu 33 in Chicago:
Best Genzine (tie): Chunga, edited by Randy Byers, Andy Hooper and Carl Juarez and Raucous Caucus, edited by Pat Charnock
Best Personal Zine: Vibrator, edited by Graham Charnock
Best Special Publication: The MOTA Reader, edited by Dan Steffan
Best Fan Website: eFanzines.com, managed by Bill Burns
Best Fan Writer: Roy Kettle
Best Fan Artist: Steve Stiles
Best Letterhack (The Harry Warner, Jr. Memorial Award for Best Fan Correspondent): Paul Skelton
Best Fanzine Cover: Raucous Caucus #4, by D West with Harry Bell
Number One Fan Face: (not voted, but totaled from the other eight categories): Dan Steffan
Lifetime Achievement Award: John Bangsund

See also Faaaaan.