The 15th Annual Awards Ceremony was held on Friday, 24 Sep 1999 at the L. Ron Hubbard Gallery at Author Services, Inc. in Hollywood, California. Winners from the contest year 1 Oct 1997 to 30 Sep 1998 attended. Both the Writers and Illustrators workshops were held at Author Services, Inc. The publisher did the cover for L. Ron Hubbard Presents Writers of the Future Vol XV released at the event.
Frank Kelly Freas receives L. Ron Hubbard Lifetime Achievement Award.
Gold Award Winner Scott Nicholson making his way to the stage to receive award.
WRITERS OF THE FUTURE CONTEST WINNERS
L. Ron Hubbard Lifetime Achievement Award
WRITERS OF THE FUTURE CONTEST
L. Ron Hubbard Gold Award: The Vampire Shortstop by Scott Nicholson
1. Blade of the Bunny by Jim Hines
1. The Vampire Shortstop by Scott Nicholson
1. By Other Windings by Franklin Thatcher
1. The Great Wizard Joey by W.G. Rowland
ILLUSTRATORS OF THE FUTURE CONTEST
L. Ron Hubbard Gold Award: Yuri Chari
Robert G. Kmiec