MENG’s MOST LIKED CONTEST 2019 RULES

Schedule:

Preliminaries: Feb. 1 - Nov. 30, 2019 (work submission deadline: Nov. 20)

Final: Dec. 2 - Dec. 20, 2019

Contest Platform: Facebook, VK, Instagram, Wechat, Sina Weibo

Judges: professional judges: Mr. David Parker (Chief Judge), Mr. Brett Green, Mr. Adam Wilder, Mr. Shuichi Hayashi and Mr. Sun Hefeng; and modelling club judges.

 

The Contest:

1. Preliminary contest entries can be submitted from today to Nov. 20, 2019. The monthly submission of entries stops on the penultimate Wednesday of each month, when all the entries will be published and handed over to the judges' panel.All votes will be counted by 17:00 (Beijing Time) on the last business day of each month. The results will be announced on that day.

2. The professional judges and the modelling club judges will vote on the entries of each month. The professional judges’ and the modelling club judges’ votes will take up 50% of the total scores, respectively. The entry which receives the highest score will be the first place entry of that month.

3. The first place entry of each month and the top 5 second place entries will be qualified for the Final which takes place from Dec. 2 to Dec. 20, 2019. The Final entries will be rated on a 0 to 100-point scale. The professional judges’ and the modelling club judges’ votes will take up 50% of the total scores, respectively. If a modeller has more than one entries in the Final contest, only the one with highest score will be used for the Final ranking.

4. The Final winners (the first place, the second place and the third place) will be determined by the total Final scores. Among all the entries in the Final, the one which receives the highest scores from modelling club judges will be rated as Modellers' Choice. The entry which received the highest judges' average score will be rated as Judges' Special Choice. The Final results will be announced on Dec. 20, 2019.

 

Awards & Prizes

The first place of the monthly contests can choose 3 available MENG products.

The second place of the monthly contests can choose 2 available MENG products.

The third place of the monthly contests can choose 1 available MENG products.

The first place of the Final can choose 20 available MENG products and will receive a first place medal.

The second place of the Final can choose 12 available MENG products and will receive a second place medal.

The third place of the Final can choose 6 available MENG products and will receive a third place medal.

The Modellers' Choice can choose 3 available MENG products and will receive a medal.

The Judges' Special Choice can choose 3 available MENG products and will receive a medal.

 

Requirements of entries:

Each entry should be built by the contestant himself. It can be a MENG model, or a diorama in which a MENG model is the main part. One contestant can only submit one entry for the contest.

Submit photos of your works to: contest@meng-model.com

 

Requirements of e-mails:

Subject: your name+ SNS account (Facebook/ Instagram /VK/Sina Weibo/Wechat)+ name of your entry

Text: name of your entry in English or Chinese

Attachment: 4 photos of the building process and 6 photos of the finished and painted model. The size of each photo

should be between 1 M and 3M. The photos should be named in this format: your name + name of entry + photo number.

Contestants agree that if they become the winners of the contests, MENG and MENG AFV Modeller and MENG AIR Modeller magazines can use the photos of their works for free.