2018 Grinstein Jewelry & Design Scholarship Awards
Grinstein Jewelry & Design is proud to announce the winners of their second annual Grinstein Jewelry Scholarship Competition, generously co-sponsored this year by the Michigan Silversmith Guild. The competition was open to all local public and private high school juniors and seniors attending jewelry classes in Oakland County. This year’s entries were especially stunning and well crafted. Three independent jewelry professionals judged, and the three top prizewinners received scholarships of $500, $250, and $100. Honorable mentions and Jeweler’s Choice also went home with some cash and gift prizes from CR Hill, Stacked Deli and Brooklyn Pizza!
All winning entries will be displayed at Grinstein Jewelry and Design through Saturday, May 26th, 2018. Stop in to see the talent!
This year’s winners are:
First prize: Patsy Olson, West Bloomfield High School, grade 11, for ‘Caroline’.
Second prize: Joergen Klakulak, Detroit Country Day School, grade 11, for ‘Chameleon Ring’
Third prize: Connor McGeorge, Detroit Country Day School, grade 11, for ‘Aves Skeleton Necklace’
Honorable Mention: Sasta Sudhakaran, Cranbrook Kingswood Upper School, grade 11, for ‘US & Africa Submarine Cable Communication’
Honorable Mention: Isabella Rosenberg, Detroit Country Day School, grade 12, for ‘Leafly Details’
Honorable Mention: Anjul Bhangu, Detroit Country Day School, grade 11 , for ‘Female Suffrage’
Jeweler’s Choice: DaKyla Cannady, Southfield High School of the Arts & Technology, grade 11, for ‘What the World Could Be’