Held under the patronage of His Excellency Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahayan, Minister of Tolerance, United Arab Emirates

ARE YOU A JEWELLERY DESIGNER/ARTIST?

Do you have a portfolio full of Jewellery sketches? Then, EBDA’A Award and UAE’s leading jewellery artist Azza Al Qubaisi in collaboration with the International Jewellery and Watch Show Abu Dhabi in its 27th edition are looking for you to participate in the UAE’s national jewellery design competition.

 

THE AIM OF THE COMPETITION

EBDA’A and JWS offers a platform for the emerging Jewellery designers to showcase their designs and get evaluated by a committee of leaders in the jewellery market, the opportunity to be mentored and get confidence and develop career and jewellery design. It is our first step to further promote the capability of Emirati jewellery market in the region.

COMPETITION CATEGORIES

Pearl Design
  • Modern design
  • Highlighting Arabian pearls
  • Everyday jewelry
Calligraphy
  • Inspired by the quotes, words, or poetry
  • Everyday jewelry
Emirati Design
  • Cultural elements
  • Desert / Oasis / Marine of UAE
  • Everyday jewelry
People of Determination
In collaboration with the Ministry of Community Development
  • Modern design
  • Everyday jewelry

REGISTRATION PROCEDURE

Deadlines for submission of entries: before 10th of October 2019

  • Download and complete the application form from www.jws.ae under the Ebda'a section. 
  • Participants must submit a copy of passport and Emirates ID.
  • Maximum of 5MB will be accepted through the email
  • For files more than 5MB please send your files in separate emails or through www.wetransfer.com
  • Finalists will be selected and notified. Those not selected will also be notified by email.

Please contact the organiser for more information about the competition details and selection criteria. Terms and Conditions apply.

WINNERS REWARDS

  • A Trophy designed by Artist Azza Al Qubaisi
  • Winners and Nominee’s designs/pieces will be displayed during JWS
  • Development and Production of the winning designs by EBDA’A sponsors
  • Attend selected training courses from International Gemological Institute
  • Winners will be featured with the award’s media partner

GRAND PRIZE

Main/Grand winner will be given a complimentary stand during JWS 2020 to showcase his/her finished Jewellery.