The Canadian Gemmological Association Diamond Award

This biennial 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


Mr. Richard Drucker is the 2019 winner of the Diamond Award.

Mr. Alan Hodgkinson is the 2018 winner of the inaugural Diamond Award.

Fifth Emerging Artist Design Competition – Closed!!

5th Annual Emerging Artist Design Competition Information


The Canadian Gemmological Association announces our 4th Emerging Artist Design Competition winners.

Samy Douma a graduate from Ecole de Joaillerie de Montréal – Montreal, Quebec, placed First in our Fourth Jewellery Design Contest.  His winning design was a Necklace entitled “Al Muharib”.

Iris Lo is a Vancouver Community College graduate from Vancouver, British Columbia. Her statement earrings “Tang Sui” helped Iris place second.


Monique Huynh another Vancouver Community College graduate in Vancouver, British Columbia took third place with her necklace titled “Land Of The Lite Fairies”.

This years honourable mention goes to OCAD University student Lei (Yuna) Zhang for her Necklace “Bamboo Reports Peace”