Competitions and awards are crucial in discovering and nurturing the stars of the future, whilst bursaries help the most talented people to thrive.
The Goldsmiths’ Centre works closely with the Goldsmiths’ Company to maintain its long tradition of growing and supporting talent, by managing its competitions, awards and bursaries.
New Designers Goldsmiths’ Company Award for Jewellery and Silversmithing
New Designers is the premier UK exhibition for emerging design and precious-metal graduates. Sponsored by the Goldsmiths’ Company, winners receive a one week work experience placement with a leading Master craftsperson at the Goldsmiths’ Centre. Delivered by the Goldsmiths' Centre and supported by the Goldsmiths' Company.
Each year the Goldsmiths’ Centre talent spots up and coming jewellery designers who exhibit as part of New Designers One Year On. We look out for individuals who demonstrate particular talent and skill recognising them for their rising star potential.