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.

Sixth Emerging Artist Design Competition

6th Annual Emerging Artist Design Competition
Contest Details


The Canadian Gemmological Association announces our 5th Emerging Artist Design Competition winners.


Rayce Min, a current student of NSCAD, Nova Scotia, placed First in our Fifth Jewellery Design Contest.  His winning design was a Necklace entitled “Baby Blossom”.


Yuna (Lei) Zhang, a recent graduate from OCAD university, Toronto, ON entered her statement  Necklace “Vermilion Bird” which helped place her second in this competition.


YuPei (Elaenia) Wang, a recent graduate from George Brown College in Toronto, ON took third place with her ring titled “Curio Boxes”.


This years honourable mention goes to George Brown College, Toronto, ON student Yalda Mohajer for her “Parametric Goldfish” ring. Photo Credit – Digital By Design