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Design Competitions



Some of the world’s most important competitions for budding and professional jewelry designers.
 

  Jewelry designer using a colored pencil to draw a rendering of a ring

This list has been compiled for informational purposes only and does not imply endorsement by GIA. All information listed is subject to change; please contact the individual companies for updated information.

A' Design Award & Competition

AGTA Spectrum Awards

CASE Awards [Creativity, Artistry, Style, Excellence in Jewelry Design]

Goldsmiths' Craftmanship & Design Competition

Halstead Bead Jewelry Business Development Grant

IJ Jewellers' Choice Awards

International Jewellery Design Excellence (IJDE) Award

International Pearl Design Contest

ITAMI International Jewellery Exhibition

JMA International Jewelry Design Competition

MJSA Vision Awards

Niche Awards

Saul Bell Design Award

UK Jewellery Awards

 

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