Glass Seller’s CGS New Graduate Prize and Review 2023

8 June 2023

Deadline: July 17, 2023

CGS is pleased to announce the launch of the 2023 Graduate Prize and New Graduate Review.

As students emerge from their education, CGS wish to support graduates at the beginning of what we hope will be a long career in glass making. All students graduating from a British & Irish accredited course in 2023 will be eligible to enter by submission of the application form and digital images.

There will be one Winner, a Second and two Runners-up, with several Commendations.  All will appear in the C.G.S. – New Graduate Review.


The first prize includes:

  • £500 cash
  • £200 vouchers from Creative Glass UK
  • A promotional package, including cover & feature in the New Graduate Review
  • Two years’ C.G.S. Membership.
  • A year’s subscription to Neues Glas – New Glass: Art & Architecture magazine
  • A selection of glass related books provide by Alan J Poole

Second Prize

  • £150 cash
  • £100 voucher from Warm Glass
  • One year’s membership of CGS
  • A Year’s Subscription to  Neues Glas – New Glass: Art & Architecture magazine

2 x Runners Up

Two Runners-up will each receive:

  •  £50 Vouchers from Pearsons Glass,
  • One year’s membership of CGS
  • A Year’s Subscription to  Neues Glas – New Glass: Art & Architecture magazine

CGS New Graduate Review

This 16 page publication, will be circulated extensively to all Colleges, Museums, CGS members and will appear in Neues Glas – New Glass: Art & Architecture (circulated world-wide).  It is a wonderful opportunity to have your work seen by thousands of people.

CGS online exhibition – Online show on CGS website of all work featured in New Graduate Review.

Criteria for Selection

  • You must be graduating from a British or Irish accredited course in 2023
  • Work must consist of at least 50% glass.
  • The work will be judged for quality and concept

Apply before 5pm on Monday 17th July.

Find out more about applying here.


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