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Read about New York Scholarship winner, Claire Paterson's experiences at ISCP

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The Inspiring Scotland programme continues with support for traditional musicians and contemporary dance.

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We are delighted to announce, with the Scottish Book Trust, Annie George, a theatre writer and director, as the recipient of the 2016 Inspiring Scotland Bursary.

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Scotlands most prestigious literary awards were announced at a ceremony in Edinburgh on the 24th of November

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At a ceremony on the 24th November the 2016 Publisher Awards were announced.

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TThe 2016 Saltire Civil Engineering  Awards  were announced at  a  ceremony in the National Museum of Scotland. 

The Saltire Society 80th Celebration

Join us as we celebrate 80 years of inspiration, celebration and provocation.

In 1936 a group of people came together in small flat in Glasgow.  They feared that Scotland’s cultural gas was at a peep, that the achievements of the past were unrecognised, great traditions were being lost and contemporary arts lacked vitality. They did something about it. They formed a the Saltire Society who, for 80 years has promoted, presented, published, agitated and debated and in doing so helped create the conditions for today’s thriving and confident creative Scotland.

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Help support a sustainable, independent voice that speaks for Scottish culture now and into the future. Membership is open to all, with categories for individuals, students and affiliates.