Contest runs from October 5, 2009 at 12 noon to October 16, 2009 at 12 p.m., Philippine standard time.
Who can join
The contest is open to all Yummy.ph members who are 18 years old and above and carry a passport valid at least six months prior to date of travel. Summit Publishing employees and employees of the sponsors are not qualified to join the promo.
How to win
Participants must submit a food and travel (local or international) article that is 800 to 1000 words long, accompanied by at least three (3) good photographs in high resolution. Participants may submit a maximum of two (2) entries. Each entry should also contain the participant’s full name, address, and contact numbers. Send your entries to firstname.lastname@example.org on or before October 16, 2009, 12 p.m.
Basis for judging
50% content and style, 30% photography, 20% overall impact
The big prize
The winner will be announced on Friday, October 16, 2009, 6 p.m. The winner, along with a friend, will enjoy free airfare to Hong Kong along with 3D/2N hotel accommodations. The winner will be given a one-day pass to the Hong Kong Food and Wine Festival and be invited to write about his or her experience to be posted on Yummy.ph.
First runner-up gets an all-expense paid dinner at Fish and Co. restaurant. Five runners-up will be chosen as well—two will each receive a three-month subscription of YUMMY magazine and three will win a set of YUMMY books.