The Changing Outer Hebrides: Galson and the Meaning of Place by Frank Rennie, published by Acair Books, wins the 2020 Highland Book Prize
About The Prize
The Highland Book Prize, established in 2017, celebrates the finest published work that recognises the rich talent, landscape and cultural diversity of the Highlands.
This annual prize is open to work in fiction, non-fiction and poetry.
The winner is announced at the Ullapool Book Festival, and will be awarded £1000 prize money and a week’s writing retreat at Moniack Mhor Creative Writing Centre.
The William Grant Foundation provides funding to encourage public engagement with the Highland Book Prize.
|Proposed Key Dates 2021|
|Tuesday 8th June 2021||Entries open|
|Monday 9th August 2021||Entries close at 10am|
|Early November 2021||Longlist announced|
|March 2022||Shortlist announced|
|Weekend of 6th – 8th May 2022||Winner announced|
|dates may be subject to alteration|