Entries for the Aurealis Awards opened in September and closed 14 December, 2020.
Entries for the Convenors’ Award for Excellence open in September and close 31 December, 2020.
The Sara Douglass Book Series Award is not being run in 2020.
- SFN = Science Fiction novel
- SFSS = Science Fiction short story
- SFSSN = Science Fiction Novella
- FN = Fantasy novel
- FSS = Fantasy short story
- FSSN = Fantasy Novella
- HN = Horror novel
- HSS = Horror short story
- HSSN = Horror Novella
- YAN = Young adult novel
- YASS = Young adult short story
- CF = Children’s Fiction
- AC = Anthology/Collection
- GN = Illustrated Work/Graphic Novel