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Mark Your Calendars for These AGS Young Titleholders Events

Tuesday, January 15, 2019  
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The AGS Young Titleholders (YTs) are co-hosting two, exciting events in Tucson, AZ next month. And don't forget: they are also providing scholarships for Conclave. You won't want to miss these great opportunities!

Gems After Dark 

Gems After Dark
In partnership with JCK Tucson, Jewelers of America, GenNext and WJA

Location: JW Marriott Tucson Starr Pass Resort & Spa
Date and Time: Thursday, February 7, starting at 6:00 p.m.
RSVP: Click here to fill out their online form

Gems After Dark is a "larger-than-life" industry party that's hosted by JCK Tucson, in partnership with Jewelers of America, GenNext, WJA, and the AGS Young Titleholders! The evening will be filled with games, networking, cocktails, and hors d'oeuvres.


In affiliation with AGTA

Location: Charro del Rey
Date and Time: Friday, February 8, 9:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
No RSVP required!

Go with the glow at this after-hours event in Tucson! Enjoy cocktails, hors d'oeuvres, and good vibes.

Conclave Scholarships

Conclave Scholarships

The AGS Young Titleholders will be giving away five scholarships towards a full Conclave registration this year!

To be eligible, the candidate must be an employee of an AGS member firm and have at least one year experience in the retail/wholesale jewelry industry.

The registration rate will be honored on the date they submit the application if for any reason they are not awarded a scholarship.

Click here to download the application. The scholarship applications are due by February 19, 2019. You may contact if you have any questions.


Mission Statement

The American Gem Society (AGS) is a nonprofit trade association of fine jewelry professionals dedicated to setting, maintaining and promoting the highest standards of ethical conduct and professional behavior through education, accreditation, recertification of its membership, gemological standards, and gemological research.

The Society is committed to providing educational products to inform and protect the consumer and to contributing to the betterment of the trade by creating industry standards to protect the jewelry-buying public and the fine jewelry industry as a whole.

AGS Laboratories, founded to support the AGS mission, is a nonprofit diamond grading laboratory with a mission of consumer protection. Adhering to the AGS Diamond Grading Standards, AGS Laboratories is dedicated to offering diamond grading reports that provide consistency and accuracy based on science.

American Gem Society