General Questions

What is the JNA Awards?

The JNA Awards, established in 2012, is the jewellery and gemstone industry's premier platform for recognising individuals and enterprises that have demonstrated excellence, leadership and innovation, and have made positive contributions to their businesses and communities, with a focus on achievements made in Asia.

What is the objective of the JNA Awards?

The JNA Awards aims to further advance and propel the industry by promoting innovation, setting high standards and sharing best business practices in the jewellery and gemstone trade.

Who should enter?

The Awards is open to any companies and individuals from the international jewellery and gemstone trade that meet the judging criteria as outlined in each category.

How much do I pay to enter the JNA Awards?

Entry to the JNA Awards is free of charge.

Application and Submission

How many categories can I enter?

In 2018, the JNA Awards will have 13 categories, including the Lifetime Achievement Award – the recipient of which will be selected by the organiser. Each applicant can enter up to a maximum of three (3) categories.

How do I enter the JNA Awards?

Online registration is required for previewing the judging criteria and entering the JNA Awards 2018. By creating an online entry account, you can register for the JNA Awards, preview judging criteria, submit entries or update your personal information at any time before the entry deadline.

Can I provide information in languages other than English?

The JNA Awards respects all cultures and languages. However, as an international award, experts from different countries and regions will be invited to be the judging panel. To facilitate the judging session, we require you to use English on the entry form.

Review and Selection

What qualities are the judges looking for?

The judges are looking for innovators and high standards in the jewellery industry, especially those that demonstrate best business practices and excellence.

When will I know if I have been shortlisted?

Honourees, or shortlisted finalists, will be notified individually. The full list of Honourees will be announced on 21 June 2018, during the June Hong Kong Jewellery & Gem Fair.

When will I know if I have been selected as a Recipient?

The Recipients of the JNA Awards will be announced at the JNA Awards Ceremony and Gala Dinner on 16 September 2018, during the September Hong Kong Jewellery & Gem Fair.

For general awards enquiries:

[email protected]
Tel: (852) 2516 2184

For sponsorship opportunities:

Letitia Chow – Director of Business Development
[email protected]
Tel: (852) 2516 2184

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