Each nominator must provide a valid and verifiable email address.
REVISED: Only works completed on or after October 16, 2016 are eligible for nomination.
A working link to the nomination must be provided. Any works that require users to be logged in or "friended" by the creator are not eligible.
Anon (or orphaned) works are not eligible.
Work of any rating may be nominated in any category. However, no nominations of works depicting sex between persons under the age of consent (or other generally squicky stuff like bestiality) will be accepted.
Works must be nominated by someone other than the creator. For exceptions, see rule 7.
Responders to the challenges must submit their work to be judged in that category (Best Challenge Response). The works may be nominated by others in the regular categories.
Nominees must accept the nomination (on or before June 8) for the nominated work to be put on the ballot.
Works may be nominated and win in multiple categories.
Awards organizers may nominate, be nominated and vote. Their nominations and votes carry no more weight than any others.