IAPLC 2015 reached its entry deadline on May 31. This year, record-breaking 2,545 entries were received from 69 countries and areas. We thank all the entrants for taking part in the contest!

*The number of participating countries and areas reported to the entrants was revised. The correct number is "69" in total. Thank you.

This year’s contest will be carried out as follows:

Mid-June Initial screening to select Top 100 works

Early to Mid-July Evaluation by international judges

Late July IAPLC 2015 final results

Early to Mid-August Ranking announcement to individuals by post

August 30 IAPLC 2015 Results broadcasted on USTREAM*

*After the public announcement, contest prizes and certificates will be sent to the winners. The Nature Aquarium Party won’t be held, this year. IAPLC 2015 final results will be announced in the special USTREAM program. We will keep you posted on contest progress through the IAPLC official website.

The International Aquatic Plants Layout Contest Steering Committee