Cllr James Stockan, Leader of Orkney Islands Council has been shortlisted for the 2021 Cllr Awards for Leader of the Year.
“This funding will be helpful in supporting the massive amounts of creativity and local produce that Orkney has to offer.” – Emma Roddick MSP
The Pebble Trust awards grants of up to £10,000 for projects in 2021-22 that contribute to reducing the impact of the Nature and Climate Emergencies.
The 2021 awards celebrate the actions and achievements of businesses working towards reaching net-zero carbon emissions.
Orkney Distilling has tasted double success as both the World Gin Awards and London Spirits Competition announced the award winners for their respective 2021 events.
The awards are aimed at any businesses with up to 50 employees, including hairdressers, cafes, accountants, solicitors and graphic designers.
The Nunalleq Educational Resource has won the Archaeological Institute of America’s 2021 award for Outstanding Work in Digital Archaeology!
On Friday 6 November 2020, 11 life scientists and science communicators, and 11 mathematicians and computer scientists, from across the world, were recognised for their scientific achievements and the work they do to promote STEM for the next generation.
The project won highly commended in the ‘new life for old buildings’ category.
The winner of the Volunteer Reserve Category is Exercise Northern SCAPA TARTAN.