Professor of Practice Improvement University of the West of Scotland. (Aberfeldy, Perth and Kinross) William Alexander Finlayson. For services to Entrepreneurship and voluntary service in Scotland. Head, Primary Care Transformation Team, Scottish Government. (Giffnock, Renfrewshire) Dr The Very Reverend Elizabeth Lorna Hood.
For services to Underwater Archaeology Public Engagement and the Economy in Scotland. For services to Racial Equality Health and Education in Scotland and Pakistan. (Bridge of Allan, Stirling) Miss Laura Ann Pender Smith. For services to Children with Special Needs and the community in Buckie, Banffshire. Principal Teacher Physical Education, Buckhaven High School, Levenmouth.
(Peterhead, Aberdeen) The Reverend Roderick Mac Leod.
(Giffnock, Renfrewshire) Mrs Mary Elizabeth Matthews. For services to the Girl Guides and to The Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme.
(Inveraray, Argyll and Bute) Mrs Isabella Macgregor Mac Rae. For services to the community in Inverness and the Highlands.
For services to the Gaelic Language and voluntary service in Argyll.
For services to the Department for Work and Pensions and to the community in East Ayrshire.