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24 January 2022

Scotland's National Book Awards: Lifetime Achievement Award nominations open

27 July 2021

This Award celebrates an individual who has made a meaningful creative contribution to the world of literature, be it in writing, publishing, representing authors or working in supporting emerging writers. Individuals are nominated for their professional and personal endeavours and accomplishments. There is no limit to the number of separate nominations you can make.

The Award is not for emerging individuals or a developmental award. Scotland's National Book Awards Lifetime Achievement Award is not made posthumously.

The inaugural winner of the Lifetime Achievement Award was Alasdair Gray in 2019.

The closing date for nominations is Thursday 26 August 2021.

For full details and to nominate, see the Saltire Society website.