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Premju Ġieħ l-Artiġjanat Malti 2017

Premju Ġieħ l-Artiġjanat 2018

The Ninth edition of the Premju Ġieħ l-Artiġjanat Malti has been launched. The application stage will remain open till Thursday 28th June at Noon.

As in the past years, there will be four main categories. You can find them below with the links to the Application Forms..

Category 1: Crafts Products

This Category will award the those products which are innovative and creative. Products can be inserted in the following subcategories:

Subcategory A - Most Innovative Product: Textiles

Subcategory B - Most Innovative Product: Modelling

Subcategory C - Most Innovative Product: Glass Works and Ceramics

Subcategory D - Most Innovative Product: Precious Metals and Jewellery

Subcategory E - Most Innovative Product: Painting and Sculpting

Subcategory F - Most Innovative Product: Non-precious Materials

Subcategory G - Most Innovative Product by a Group of Crafts Persons

Download Application Form


Category 2: Crafts Initiatives

This category has been divided in three subcategories

Subcategory A: Encouraging the Teaching of Crafts by Local Councils

Download Application Form

Subcategory B: Sale of Maltese Crafts Products by Businesses

Download Application Form

Subcategory C: Crafts Initiatives by Indivduals and Organisations

Download Application Form


Category 3: Award for Inclusiveness and Integration through Crafts

This Category is open to Individuals and organisations who use crafts to increase inclusiveness and integration.

Download Application Form


Category 4: Recognition for Commitment to Crafts

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Selection Committee:

The selection committee for 2018 will be announced soon. The Selection Committee for the 2017 edition was as follows:


Noel Bartolo - Commerce Department

Deputy Chairperson:

Mark J Xerri - Commerce Department


Mr. Kevin Camilleri - Malta Enterprise

Ms. Sylvana Mercieca - Ministry for Justice, Culture and Local Government

Mr. Joseph J Mifsud - Malta Society for Arts

Mr. Karl Parnis - Ministry for Education and Employment

Mr. Joe Micallef - Malta School of Arts

Mr. Alfred Caruana Ruggier - Malta School of Arts


Ms. Amanda Cassar

Past editions

Winners of the past editions can be found here (PDF File)