Honoring the man who opened up the jewelry industry to designers, this contest offers an opportunity to study with a world-class jewelry artist. The winner receives an all-expenses-paid scholarship from anywhere in the US to San Francisco (air, lodging, tuition and fees) for a master class of their choice during the Academy’s annual 3-week long International Masters Symposium in April 2013.
During the Masters Symposium, prominent jewelry artists, designers, craftsmen and experts from all over the world converge on San Francisco to teach professional skills and techniques in the area of their greatest expertise.
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Entry Fee: $25
Eligibility: The contest is open to anyone in the United States and Canada. Jurors look for an individual whose work displays original, innovative, high quality jewelry design.
How to Apply: Online application at callforentry.org (CAFE). Registration on CAFE is required.
Accepting applications starting June 1, 2012.
Deadline: September 1, 2012 at 11:59pm (MST)