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Nominations Are Open for the 2024 Robert M. Shipley Award®!

It’s the most anticipated recognition the American Gem Society offers annually: The Robert M. Shipley Award®. This honor is given to a deserving member who embodies the following criteria:

  • Nominee is a current or past member of the American Gem Society.
  • Nominee has made specific accomplishments in gemology or is an advocate of the Society in the community.
  • Nominee has performed exemplary service for and on behalf of the American Gem Society.
  • Nominee has performed other industry service.
  • Nominee has commendable personal ideals and character.

Take this opportunity to nominate an outstanding member of the AGS! Click the button above to submit your nomination by January 19, 2024.

Susan M. Jacques (right), the 2023 Robert M. Shipley Award recipient and Katherine Bodoh, RJ, CEO of American Gem Society.