DEADLINE: 6.6.2019 (Thur)

Uniqueness” could be brought into every single aspect. It could be an unusual concept, inspiring design and a greatly crafted jewelry piece. Hong Kong is unique in global jewelry markets. With unique design and great craftsmanship, we are proud to say Hong Kong jewelry product stands without peer in the world. You may wear various jewelry pieces which best represent yourself on different occasions. Let’s put them on and shine as bright as a star!

Uniqueness” could be brought into every single aspect. It could be an unusual concept, inspiring design and a greatly crafted jewelry piece. Hong Kong is unique in global jewelry markets. With unique design and great craftsmanship, we are proud to say Hong Kong jewelry product stands without peer in the world. You may wear various jewelry pieces which best represent yourself on different occasions. Let’s put them on and shine as bright as a star!

DEADLINE: 6.6.2019 (Thur)

Submit Online Download Application

Participating Groups

Open Group Two Groups

Sketch Group – Three Groups

Participating Groups

Open Group  
Two Groups

Sketch Group –
Three Groups

Conditions of Entry & Rules

  • There is no admission fee.
  • Contestants must not submit more than TWO entries in each participating group.
  • A completed and signed application form should be submitted with each entry; contestants participating in Open Group are required to fill in the sponsoring company information and confirmed by the seal of the sponsoring company.
  • The entries from all participating groups should be sketched or printed on ONE single-sided A4 size paper (regardless of the number of jewelry pieces included in the entry) and mounted on A4 size black cardboard. If we receive entries that do not meet the above conditions, the organizer reserves the right to display it in the competition.
  • All design artwork must clearly state the true proportion of its jewelry product. (e.g. 1:1)
  • The design sketches and the jewelry pieces should not show the contestant names, the sponsoring companies, the registered trademark or the company logo.
  • Entries should not be used for any promotional purposes without the organizer’s approval.
  • The material and value of the jewelry pieces should be declared on the application form. The organizer reserves the right to analyze the jewelry pieces and disqualify pieces that do not meet the competition’s criteria or that have been falsified.
  • Each group must receive at least 20 entries. Otherwise, the organizer reserves the right to cancel the participating group.

Conditions of Entry & Rules

  • There is no admission fee.
  • Contestants must not submit more than TWO entries in each participating group.
  • A completed and signed application form should be submitted with each entry; contestants participating in Open Group are required to fill in the sponsoring company information and confirmed by the seal of the sponsoring company.
  • The entries from all participating groups should be sketched or printed on ONE single-sided A4 size paper (regardless of the number of jewelry pieces included in the entry) and mounted on A4 size black cardboard. If we receive entries that do not meet the above conditions, the organizer reserves the right to display it in the competition.
  • All design artwork must clearly state the true proportion of its jewelry product. (e.g. 1:1)
  • The design sketches and the jewelry pieces should not show the contestant names, the sponsoring companies, the registered trademark or the company logo.
  • Entries should not be used for any promotional purposes without the organizer’s approval.
  • The material and value of the jewelry pieces should be declared on the application form. The organizer reserves the right to analyze the jewelry pieces and disqualify pieces that do not meet the competition’s criteria or that have been falsified.
  • Each group must receive at least 20 entries. Otherwise, the organizer reserves the right to cancel the participating group.

Schedule

Open Group – Preliminary
June 2019


40%  Design Concept / Interpretation


25% Sales Potential and Wearability


25%  Creativity


10%  Relevance to the Theme


Sketch Group – Finals
June 2019


40%  Techniques


25%  Creativity


25%  Aesthetics


10%  Relevance to the Theme


Open Group – FINALS
September 2019 (TBC)

40%  Design Concept / Interpretation


25%  Aesthetics and Craftsmanship


25%  Sales Potential and Wearability


10%  Creativity


  • The Finals of “Sketch Group” will be held at the same day of the Preliminary of “Open Group”.
  • The judges will select 18 finalists in each participating group of “Open Group” and the finalists will be notified by late July via email. All finalist jewelry pieces must be submitted to HKJMA office by mid-September (date to be confirmed).
  • The judging panel (100%) will consider the above criteria in the selection of the Champion and 3 Merits in each participating group of ”Sketch Group”.
  • The judging panel (100%) will consider the above criteria in the selection of the Champion and 3 Merits in each participating group of ”Sketch Group”.

 

Schedule

Open Group – Preliminary
June 2019

40%  Design Concept / Interpretation


25%  Sales Potential and Wearability


25%  Creativity


10%  Relevance to the Theme


Sketch Group – Finals
June 2019

40%  Techniques


25%  Creativity


25%  Aesthetics


10%  Relevance to the Theme


Open Group – Finals
September 2019 (TBC)

40%  Design Concept / Interpretation


25%  Aesthetics and Craftsmanship


25%  Sales Potential and Wearability


10%  Creativity


  • The Finals of “Sketch Group” will be held at the same day of the Preliminary of “Open Group”.
  • The judges will select 18 finalists in each participating group of “Open Group” and the finalists will be notified by late July via email. All finalist jewelry pieces must be submitted to HKJMA office by mid-September (date to be confirmed).
  • The judging panel (100%) will consider the above criteria in the selection of the Champion and 3 Merits in each participating group of ”Sketch Group”.

 

DEADLINE: 6.6.2019 (Thur)

DEADLINE: 6.6.2019 (Thur)

Submit Online Download Application

Promotional Activities Awarded to the Winners

  • The finalist jewelry pieces will be displayed at “JMA Hong Kong International Jewelry Show” (28 Nov 2019 – 1 Dec 2019).
  • The organizer will publish a special brochure “JMA International Jewelry Design Competition 2019” and a monthly calendar for winning pieces with around 4,500 copies, which will be distributed at several large-scale international jewelry exhibitions.
  • The winning pieces and information about the sponsoring company will be published in the Jewellery Business Directory.
  • The winning pieces will be published on the competition website.  (www.jmadesigncompetition.org)
  • The organizer retains the rights for the Conditions of Entry & Rules, printing, publishing and exhibition.

     

Promotional Activities Awarded to the Winners

  • The finalist jewelry pieces will be displayed at “JMA Hong Kong International Jewelry Show” (28 Nov 2019 – 1 Dec 2019).
  • The organizer will publish a special brochure “JMA International Jewelry Design Competition 2019” and a monthly calendar for winning pieces with around 4,500 copies, which will be distributed at several large-scale international jewelry exhibitions.
  • The winning pieces and information about the sponsoring company will be published in the Jewellery Business Directory.
  • The winning pieces will be published on the competition website.  (www.jmadesigncompetition.org)
  • The organizer retains the rights for the Conditions of Entry & Rules, printing, publishing and exhibition.

Winner Announcement

Official result announcement and the award presentation ceremony will be held at “JMA Hong Kong International Jewelry Show” (28 Nov 2019 – 1 Dec 2019).

Copyright & Important Disclaimer

  • The concepts and designs of the entries must not be involved in any plagiarism or infringement of copyrights or other laws.
  • The organizer will not be held responsible for infringement of copyright or patent law regarding the entries. All entries must be original designs. Entries will be disqualified if they have been previously submitted to other competitions in Hong Kong or other countries / regions and publicly displayed.

 

  • The organizer shall exercise due care to prevent damage during handling and returning the entries. The organizer will take no responsibility or liability for damages resulting from any unforeseen circumstance. Therefore contestants should consider and arrange insurance appropriately.
  • *In case of any dispute, the decision of the organizer will be final.

 

Copyright & Important Disclaimer

  • The concepts and designs of the entries must not be involved in any plagiarism or infringement of copyrights or other laws.
  • The organizer will not be held responsible for infringement of copyright or patent law regarding the entries. All entries must be original designs. Entries will be disqualified if they have been previously submitted to other competitions in Hong Kong or other countries / regions and publicly displayed.
  • The organizer shall exercise due care to prevent damage during handling and returning the entries. The organizer will take no responsibility or liability for damages resulting from any unforeseen circumstance. Therefore contestants should consider and arrange insurance appropriately.
  • *In case of any dispute, the decision of the organizer will be final.