Friday 25 August 2017

2017 Publisher of the Year Awards Now Open!

Call for Entries to the Saltire Publisher of the Year Awards 2017

We are delighted to launch the 2017 Saltire Publisher of the Year and Emerging Publisher of the Year Awards.

The vitality and innovation of Scottish based publishers contribute immeasurably to the health of our cultural landscape and national dialogues, and so the Saltire Publisher of the Year Award and the Saltire Emerging Publisher of the Year Awards were launched, to celebrate and support their continued achievements and innovations.

Deadline for entry is NOON on Friday 15 September 2017

Experts in the publishing field have been brought together to create an independent judging panel.  

The panel for the award comprises:

• Aly Barr, Scottish Poetry Library
• Jenny Brown, Jenny Brown Associates
• Marion Sinclair, CEO, Publishing Scotland
• Professor Claire Squires, University of Stirling
• Plus Invited Guests

Details and the application for the
Publisher Award can be viewed HERE.

Details and the application for the
Emerging Publisher Award can be viewed HERE.


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Saltire Literary Awards Launched

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Saltire Housing Awards 2018 Winners Announced!

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29 March 2018

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30 November 2017

saltire Literary Awards Announced!

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30 November 2017

Saltire Publisher Awards Announced

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Saltire Civil Engineering Awards 2017 Announced

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18 September 2017

Dundee Contemporary Arts Centre Hosts 2017 Fletcher of Saltoun Awards

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21 June 2017

Saltire Housing Design Awards Announced!

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20 April 2017

A Heroine for Scotland

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