Contributing writers to No Award include rich brown, Phil Castora, Graham Charnock, Rich Coad, Thom Digby, Carrie Dougherty, Mike Glyer (File 770), D. Gary Grady, Ann Green ( with an article reprinted from Thunderbox), Ed Green, John Nielsen Hall, Andy Hooper (Chunga), Roy Kettle, Joseph T. Major, Len Moffat (Shangri L'Affaires), Larry Niven, Curt Phillips, Marie Rengstorff, Milt Stevens, and Peter Weston (Prolapse).
Contributing artists include Ray Capella, Jim Cawthorn, Brad Foster, David Gerrold, Alexis Gilliland, Charles Lee Jackson II, Terry Jeeves (ERG, The Damned Patrol, Vector), Joe Mayhew, Julia Morgan-Scott, Marc Schirmeister, Darrell Schweitzer, Steve Stiles, Alan White, and Joan Woods. Also included are reprints of the work of ATom, Margaret Dominick (as "D.E.A."), and Bill Rotsler.
Letters came from Jae Leslie Adams (Wabe), Gregory Benford, Sheryl Birkhead, F.M. Busby (Cry of the Nameless), Frank Denton (Ash-Wing), E.B. Frohvet (Twink), Chris Garcia (Journey Planet), Mike Glicksohn (Energumen), Terry Jeeves (ERG), Earl Kemp (Destiny), Robert Lichtman (Trap Door), Eric Mayer (E-Ditto), Lloyd Penney (Torus), John Purcell (Askance), and Jan Stinson (Peregrine Nations, Steam Engine Time).