David Pratt, Sunday Herald foreign editor, was named Feature Writer of the Year at the event, at Glasgow's Radisson Blu Hotel.
Sunday Herald staff also narrowly missed out on a clutch of other awards. Susan Swarbrick was runner-up in the Sports Feature Writer of the Year category and Head of News Neil Mackay was runner-up in the Arts/Entertainment Journalist of the Year category.
Ben Riley-Smith, formerly of the Sunday Herald, and former deputy business editor Steven Vass were runners-up in the Young Journalist of the Year and Business Writer categories respectively. On the digital innovation side, Sunday Herald Life app was runner-up.
Sister paper The Herald also had several runners-up: Steven Camley (Cartoonist of the Year), Ian Bell (Columnist of the Year) and Gerry Braiden (Reporter of the Year).