Literature

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Monday 22 October 2018

2018 Saltire Literary Awards shortlist unveiled at special event in Edinburgh

We are thrilled to annouce the Saltire Literary Award Shortlists for 2018.

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Saturday 20 October 2018

2018 Outstanding Women of Scotland Announced

The 2018 Outstanding Womend of Scotland Inductees have been announced at a ceremony in Glasgow Women's Library.

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Sunday 7 October 2018

Thirty Years of Inspiration

The Saltire Society is pleased to announce that a special Award will be presented to a First Book Award winning writer. There is a host of fantastically inspiring writers from its 30 year history and we want to recognise one writer's contribution to literature, and celebrate their growth as a writer and their inspiration to others.

And you get the final say!

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Saturday 22 September 2018

The 2018 Fletcher of Saltoun Awards announced

 the 30th annual Fletcher of Saltoun awards were announced on 22 September. Organised by the Saltire Society, this honorary award is presented annually to inspiring Scots in recognition of their outstanding contribution to Scotland’s culture and society.

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Monday 19 March 2018

Inspiring Scotland Bursary sees Writer go to Brazil

Writer Helen McClory attended the Kaaysa Residency, a month long Residency in Brazil.

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Thursday 30 November 2017

saltire Literary Awards Announced!

The Saltire Society Literary Awards were announced on St Andrew's Day

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Thursday 24 November 2016

Saltire Literary Awards 2016 Winners Announced.

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

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Thursday 24 November 2016

Saltire Publisher Awards Announced

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

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Sunday 11 September 2016

Fletcher Awards Announced

Astronomer Dame Jocelyn Bell Burnell, percussionist Dame Evelyn Glennie, playwright&visual artist John Byrne & Gaelic activist John Angus Mackay honoured with Fletcher Awards

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Saturday 30 July 2016

2016 Outstanding Women of Scotland Inductees announced!

Ten Scottish women from the fields of the arts, culture, politics, activism, law and science have been honoured and inducted into the esteemed Saltire Society ‘Outstanding Women of Scotland’ community at a special event in Glasgow today.

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Friday 22 November 2013

Saltire Celebrates

An adventurous occasion to profile Scottish talent, creativity & achievement across the full range of the Scotland’s imaginative powers.

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Scottish History Book and Research Book Awards Shortlists Announced!

Wednesday 6 November 2013

Scottish History Book and Research Book Awards Shortlists Announced!

The 2013 Scottish History and Scottish Research Books of the Year Awards Shortlists have been announced ahead of the Saltire Literary Awards on the 14th November.

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