Awards and Competitions – Closed For 2019
The Canadian Gemmological Association is pleased to offer these unique opportunities for acknowledgement and service
The Canadian Gemmological Association Diamond Award – Award Closed for 2019
This annual award has been created to bring attention to those who have made significant contributions through influence and support to Canadian Gemmology.
The Canadian Gemmological Association Diamond Award
The Canadian Gemmological Association Diamond Award Nomination Form
Thank you to everyone who sent in Nominations for the 2019 Diamond Award.
Finalists and the winner will be revealed soon.
Start thinking about next year and who you would like to see win this Canadian Award in 2020.
Mr. Richard Drucker is the 2019 winner of the Diamond Award.
Mr. Alan Hodgkinson is the 2018 winner of the inaugural Diamond Award.
Second Annual Emerging Artist Design Competition – Competition Closed for 2019
The Canadian Gemmological Association is excited to announce our 2nd annual emerging artist design competition.
Thank you to everyone who has entered this year.
Please keep checking back for our 2019 winners and when we open the 2020 Competition.
Peter van Walraven is a Georgian College 2019 graduate. He placed first in our second Jewellery Design Contest. His winning design was a Neckpiece entitled “Metal Stone and Crystal”.
Jacky Wei is an École de Joaillerie de Montréal graduate from Montréal, Quebec. His Necklace “Lvckyclover” helped Jacky place second.
Roozbeh Rastegar took third place with his Ring “Golden Goose”. Roozbeh is also a student at George Brown College in Toronto.
Honorable mention to Mayari Rodriguez from Vancouver Community College in British Columbia for her Ring entitled “Circuit”