Nova Scotia Book Awards

About the SNSBA

The nonprofit Society for the Nova Scotia Book Awards (SNSBA) produces an annual event, the Nova Scotia Book Awards, which brings together the Dartmouth Book Awards and the provincial awards administered by the Writers’ Federation of Nova Scotia.

Seeking Board Members

SNSBA is seeking new members for its volunteer board of directors.

SNSBA is seeking individuals with financial, legal, and social media skills. Applications from members of the BIPOC and 2SLGBTQ+ communities are most welcome. Because SNSBA is a provincial organization, it also welcomes applications from outside HRM. The board holds monthly Zoom meetings from September to June.

If interested, please send an expression of interest to by Thursday, June 15, 2024.

Steering Committee

SNSBA’s 2024 steering committee includes Claudette Bouman, Oriana Duinker, Janice MacKay, Paul MacKay, Joan McMullin, Shelagh Savage, Marilyn Smulders, and Marianne Ward.