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Thursday 6 August 2020

Dear Grieve: Remembering John Manson

We are sorry to mark the passing of John Grieve, literary critic and poet and Andrew Fletcher of Saltoun Awardee. 

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Tuesday 21 July 2020

Professor of Philosophy Alexander Broadie Honoured by Saltire Society

We at the Saltire Society are delighted to announce that Professor Alexander Broadie will take up the role of Honorary Vice President

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Tuesday 30 June 2020

The Second Life Inspiring Scotland Winner Announced

We are thrilled to be funding an Inspiring Scotland busary in partnership with The Edwin Morgan Trust. 

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Tuesday 2 June 2020

Black Lives Matter

We have a responsibility to stand against racism and support Black voices, now more than ever.

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Tuesday 5 May 2020

Saltire during Covid-19

We are all working hard to establish and get used to new ways of working and socialising while keeping ourselves mentally and physically well.

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Tuesday 24 March 2020

New Website Coming!

We're working on a new website (coming 2021) and so this one may be changing, appear out of date or have problems. Please excuse us while we work on it!

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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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