DUKE OF GLOUCESTER AWARDS
The Worshipful Company of Masons introduced the Awards in 2007 in honour of HRH The Duke of Gloucester, who has been a liveryman of The Worshipful Company of Masons since 1975 and an honorary member of its Court since 1995 and who, through his architectural background, has a keen interest in the construction industry, the national heritage and in the training of craftsman.
The first award is given every two years and is for excellence in stonemasonry. Entrants must have between one and nine years of experience within the craft after qualifying and demonstrate their achievements in a range of projects. The awards take the form of cash prizes, tool vouchers and certificates of achievement.
In 2010 it introduced a Gold Medal for outstanding achievement in the Craft of Stonemasonry or in the Natural Stone Industry. The Gold Medal is awarded every three years, to honour an individual whose work is of considerable merit and the excellence of their contribution is acknowledged by their peers.
Further details of these awards together with application forms are shown on the tabs to the left.
To access details of each of these awards click on the relevant page on the left.
The Duke of Gloucester Award 2015 - To encourage high standards in all aspects of stonemasonry -
The Rules & Entry Forms
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