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Tuesday 24 March 2020

Excuse Our Appearance

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Sunday 29 December 2019

Alasdair Gray

We are deeply saddened to learn of Alasdair Gray's passing.  

Scotland has lost a true master of creativity.

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Friday 29 November 2019

Scotland's National Book Award Winners 2019 Announced

ALASDAIR GRAY WINS THE INAUGURAL

SALTIRE SOCIETY SCOTTISH LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

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Friday 25 October 2019

Saltire Book Cover of the Year 2019

Our new Award for Cover Design celebrates the enormous talent Scotland has in book production and design. This Award and its recipient will exemplify creativity and the relationship between the designer, the publisher and author.

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Saturday 5 October 2019

2019 Outstanding Women of Scotland 2019 Announced

Campaigners tackling period poverty, equality and the continuation of Scottish Folklore and folksong are among the 2019 Outstanding Women of Scotland Inductees.

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Thursday 26 September 2019

The Saltire Society Honour Scotland’s Greatest Contributors at Prestigious Fletcher of Saltoun Awards

On Saturday 21 September, Saltire Society members invited the public to celebrate the contributions of four of Scotland’s most influential citizens, working for the benefit of Scotland at large.

The Awards were this year hosted in Aberdeen’s historic Maritime Museum and were awarded to Aileen Christianson, writer and academic, Di Gilpin, knitwear designer and innovator, Jan Clarkson, Dental healthcare researcher, and Steve Parkes, Director of Dundee University’s Space Technology Centre.

 

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Monday 25 March 2019

Inspiring Scotland Bursary Announcement

We are thrilled to announce the two recipients of the Inspiring Scotland Bursaries 2019.

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Friday 30 November 2018

Saltire Literary Awards Announced!

We are delighted to announce the recipients of the 2018 Saltire Literary Awards.

Presented on the 30 November at Dynamic Earth.

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Wednesday 24 October 2018

Saltire Infrastrucutre Awards 2018 Winners Announced

The Forth Replacement Crossing project, with the dramatic Queensferry Crossing as its centrepiece, has won the Greatest Contribution to Scotland award at this year’s Saltire Infrastructure Awards with Glasgow’s Shieldhall Tunnel picking up the much-prized Infrastructure award.

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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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Friday 28 September 2018

Hew Strachan Awarded Honorary Membership

Hew Strachan awarded Honorary Membership of the Saltire Society.

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