The finalists for 2020:
- “A Civilization Dreams of Absolutely Nothing” by Thoraiya Dyer (Analog Science Fiction and Fact)
- “For He Can Creep” by Siobhan Carroll (Tor.com)
- “The House Wins in the End” by L Chan (The Dark)
- “Love in the Time of Immuno-Sharing” by Andy Dudak (Analog Science Fiction and Fact)
- “Postlude to the Afternoon of a Faun” by Jerome Stueart (The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction)
Thank you to those who nominated works in 2020, including John Joseph Adams, Scott H. Andrews, Karen Bovenmyer, Neil Clarke, Ellen Datlow, Wendy S. Delmater, C.C. Finlay, Charles Gannon, Michelle Halket, Emily Hockaday, Melissa Hofelich, Vanessa Rose Phin, Trevor Quachri, Lawrence Schoen, Lynne M Thomas, Sean Wallace, Sheila Williams.