Elizabeth Soutar Bookbinding Competition

Entry form for National Library of Scotland's 2023 Elizabeth Soutar Bookbinding Competition.

Closing date: Friday 31 March 2023.

Please read the competition rules before submitting this entry form.




We ask for your postal address so we can return your entry to you after the competition closes. You do not need to supply an address to enter the competition. However, if you do not supply an address your entry will not be returned to you and may be destroyed after the competition finishes.

Address Line 1 (optional)

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Is this a student entry?  Yes   No

If yes, please describe institution and course attended

Title and Description of binding

Is box / enclosure to be considered as part of entry?
Yes   No

Value of binding (for indemnity purposes)

Date that your binding was posted to the Library
(Click below to select calendar date)


In submitting my entry to the National Library of Scotland’s Elizabeth Soutar Bookbinding Competition I declare that:

  • No other person has been involved in the production of this binding
  • I agree to lend my entry to the National Library of Scotland for inclusion in any display which may be organised
  • If I am awarded a prize, I agree to donate my entry to the National Library of Scotland
  • I agree to allow my entry to be photographed for publicity and promotional purposes.

Your personal information will be held and used by the National Library of Scotland for the purposes of communicating with you about this competition. For full information about how we will hold and use your personal information, see our privacy page, in particular our competitions notice. By providing your personal information through this form you are giving us consent to process your personal data as described in our privacy information.

I accept the conditions of entry