Model Competition


Handing in competition models is possible on Saturday 23 November between 9 am and 11 am at the rear at loading door 4

Of course at the Euro Scale Modelling you can enter the famous Model competition with your self-constructed plastic models. Your models must be constructed largely of plastic. The Model Competition will have the same concept as in previous years of Euro Scale Modelling. There will be several categories, judged by competent judges. A separate hall will be reserved for the competition.


Special awards

IPMS Netherlands and several traders will donate special prizes for a number of themes regarding plastic modelling.

IPMS Netherlands.

Best of show: to be awarded to the best model at the ESM, chosen from the winners of the Modelling Competition.

Best of Group Displays: to be awarded to the best (club) display.

Pat Beentjes award: to be awarded to the model with the best natural metal finish.

Heijl’s Smile: to be awarded to the most humorful model

Ladies Award

The following traders have made available these prizes:

Beste Rally auto Domino
Beste 1/48 jet Aviation Bookshop
Beste Small scale militair vioertuig Tasmodelshop
Beste WO II Diorama VS-Books
Beste civiel diorama Yenmodels
Beste schip Life Color
Beste amerikaanse personenauto Toyman
Beste vrachtwagen Modelbrouwers


There will be encouragement awards for entrants of 16 years of age or younger. (JAL- Youth All Catagories) Additionally, if an entry from a young modeler is of a quality that it can compete in the ‘Open’ classes, it may also be awarded a normal prize, ie. Gold, Silver, Bronze, and (Highly) Commended.

The free online model competition entry closes on Saturday 10 November 2019.

Registration after 10 November can only be done on the ESMday itself, the costs are € 5.00 per model, with appropriate cash

Enter using the Registration form

Read the Competition Rules

Competition models may be placed from 9:00 till 11:00

Registration Model Competition