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Multiple Winners
With another win in 2011, Connie Willis pulls ahead of Ursula K. Le Guin for the most Nebulas wins, 7. Nancy Kress and Ursula K. Le Guin have 6 each; Greg Bear, Joe Haldeman, and Robert Silverberg have 5 each.
Losers Club
Jack McDevitt and James Patrick Kelly finally won Nebulas in 2007, leaving the late Avram Davidson, with 10 nominations, the leader in this category, with Thomas M. Disch and Bruce Sterling following.
Never Won
Robert A. Heinlein, Philip K. Dick, R.A. Lafferty; Dan Simmons, Neal Stephenson, Tim Powers, Vernor Vinge, John Brunner
Never Even Nominated
Greg Egan, Paul J. McAuley, Stephen Baxter, Iain M. Banks, Christopher Priest, Rudy Rucker, Sheri S. Tepper
Total Nebula Wins
7 Connie Willis
6 Nancy Kress, Ursula K. Le Guin
5 Greg Bear, Joe Haldeman, Robert Silverberg
4 Ted Chiang, Samuel R. Delany, Harlan Ellison
3 Poul Anderson, Philippa Boyens, Lois McMaster Bujold, Arthur C. Clarke, Aliette de Bodard, Peter Jackson, Kij Johnson, Fritz Leiber, Kelly Link, Vonda N. McIntyre, Kim Stanley Robinson, James Tiptree, Jr., Fran Walsh, Kate Wilhelm, Roger Zelazny
Total Nebula Nominations
[Number of wins in brackets]
22 Robert Silverberg [5]
20 Gene Wolfe [2]
18 Ursula K. Le Guin [6], Jack McDevitt [1], Kate Wilhelm [3]
17 Michael Bishop [2], Harlan Ellison [4]
16 Michael Swanwick [1]
15 Nancy Kress [6], Connie Willis [7]
14 Roger Zelazny [3]
13 Gregory Benford [2], James Patrick Kelly [1], Jack Dann [1], George R. R. Martin [2]
12 Lucius Shepard [1], Poul Anderson [3], Kim Stanley Robinson [3]
11 Mike Resnick [1], Fritz Leiber [3], Gardner Dozois [2]
10 Frederik Pohl [2], Sarah Pinsker [2], Walter Jon Williams [2], Bruce Sterling, Karen Joy Fowler [2], Avram Davidson, Samuel R. Delany [4]
9 John Kessel [2], Joanna Russ [1], Joe Haldeman [5], Thomas M. Disch, Andy Duncan [1], Ken Liu [1], Orson Scott Card [2], John Varley [2], Howard Waldrop [1], Greg Bear [5], James Tiptree, Jr. [3]
8 Larry Niven [1], Lois McMaster Bujold [3], William Gibson [1], Richard Bowes, Vonda N. McIntyre [3], Adam-Troy Castro, N. K. Jemisin [1]
Nebula Never-Winners
Number of nominations without ever having won
10 Avram Davidson, Bruce Sterling
9 Thomas M. Disch
8 Richard Bowes, Adam-Troy Castro
7 Maureen F. McHugh, R. A. Lafferty
6 Norman Spinrad, Barry N. Malzberg, Lawrence M. Schoen
5 Lisa Goldstein, Eleanor Arnason, Philip K. Dick, Pat Cadigan, Kristine Kathryn Rusch, Caroline M. Yoachim, Susan M. Shwartz
4 Fran Wilde, Robert A. Heinlein, Vernor Vinge, K. D. Wentworth, Charles E. Gannon, Christopher Barzak, Sam J. Miller, Keith Laumer, James H. Schmitz, Michael A. Burstein, Jonathan Lethem
Total Nebula Losses
Number of times nominated but lost [Number of wins in bracket]
18 Gene Wolfe [2]
17 Jack McDevitt [1], Robert Silverberg [5]
15 Kate Wilhelm [3], Michael Bishop [2], Michael Swanwick [1]
13 Harlan Ellison [4]
12 Jack Dann [1], Ursula K. Le Guin [6], James Patrick Kelly [1]
11 George R. R. Martin [2], Roger Zelazny [3], Lucius Shepard [1], Gregory Benford [2]
10 Mike Resnick [1], Avram Davidson, Bruce Sterling
9 Nancy Kress [6], Poul Anderson [3], Kim Stanley Robinson [3], Gardner Dozois [2], Thomas M. Disch
8 Joanna Russ [1], Connie Willis [7], Frederik Pohl [2], Karen Joy Fowler [2], Fritz Leiber [3], Walter Jon Williams [2], Sarah Pinsker [2], Howard Waldrop [1], Richard Bowes, Andy Duncan [1], Adam-Troy Castro, Ken Liu [1]
7 Larry Niven [1], R. A. Lafferty, William Gibson [1], N. K. Jemisin [1], Orson Scott Card [2], John Kessel [2], John Varley [2], Maureen F. McHugh


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