Book Week Scotland: support for events
Book Week Scotland is an annual celebration of books and reading
run by Scottish Book Trust. This year it will take place from
Monday 19 to Sunday 25 November 2018.
Organisations can apply for support to hold an event as part of
the Book Week Scotland celebrations.
Event support will be allocated at £325 per event or activity.
This can be used to cover: an author fee of at least £175 per
event; author expenses (e.g. travel, accommodation) and event
expenses (e.g. venue hire, catering, prizes, books to give
The theme for Book Week Scotland 2018 is 'Rebel'. Not all events
or activities need to be informed by the theme, as we will be
looking to build a range of events, related to books, reading and
We will accept proposals from but not limited to:
- Arts organisations
- Museums and Heritage organisations
- Community organisations and groups
- 3rd sector organisations
- Public sector organisations and Local Authority service
You may wish to partner with another organisation to deliver
The deadline for applications is 5pm on
Friday 4 May 2018.
For full details and to apply, see the Scottish Book Trust website.