MosquitoCon 27 Trophy Sponsorships

On behalf of the membership of NJIPMS, and our guests, we’d like to thank all of the IPMS clubs, members, friends, and businesses that donate every year to provide for the trophy packages at for MosquitoCon. We truly appreciate your generosity and support.

Category Number


Sponsored by

1 Single Engine Prop Aircraft, 1/72 & Smaller Simon Vichnevetsky NJIPMS
2 Multi-Engine Prop Aircraft, 1/72 & Smaller Ricardo von Puttkammer in memory of Richard Zaris
3 Single Engine Prop Aircraft, 1/48 Art Doran NJIPMS
4 Multi-Engine Prop, 1/48 IPMS Northern Virginia
5 Jet Aircraft, 1/72 & Smaller IPMS Northern Virginia
6 Jet Aircraft, 1/48 IPMS Lehigh Valley
7 Props & Jets, 1/32 & Larger IPMS – DC
8 Rotary Wing, All Scales Ricardo von Puttkammer NJIPMS
9 Commercial – Civil & Racing, All Scales Long Island Scale Modelers
10 Vacuforms & Resin Aircraft, All Scales Jerry Rinaldi in Memory of Ron Dobrzelecki
11 Conversions & Scratchbuilds, All Scales Simon Vichnevetsky NJIPMS
Military Vehicles
12 Miltary Vehicles, Armored & Soft-Skinned, 1/72 & Smaller Central Pennsylvania AMPS
13 Miltary Vehicles, Armored & Soft-Skinned, 1/48 Scale Central Pennsylvania AMPS
14 AFV, Tracked & Wheeled, Pre-1945, 1/35 & Larger  Patriot Chapter IPMS
15 AFV, Tracked & Wheeled, Post-1945, 1/35 & Larger IPMS Lehigh Valley
16 Wheeled Soft Skins, 1/35 & Larger Delaware Valley Scale Modelers
17 Self Propelled Ordinance – All Types and Scales IPMS Northern Virginia
18 Towed Ordinance – All Types and Scales IPMS – DC
19 Commercial Conversions, All Scales Central Pennsylvania AMPS
20 Major Conversions & Scratchbuilds, All Scales IPMS Roanoke VA
21 Battleships, Cruisers & Carriers, 1/400 & Larger IPMS Lehigh Valley
22 Battleships, Cruisers & Carriers, 1/401 & Smaller Tim Ward -Region 2 Coordinator
23 Ships, All Others, All Scales Jeremy Moore
24 Submarines, All Scales John Bucholtz NJIPMS
Civilian Vehicles
25 Automotive, All Types – Smaller than 1/25th IPMS Northern Virginia
26 Automotive, All Types – Larger than 1/24th
27 Stock – 1/24th & 1/25th Mike Pavlo NJIPMS
28 Custom – 1/24th & 1/25th IPMS Niagra Frontier
29 Street Rod (1948 & Earlier) – 1/24th & 1/25th IPMS Northern Virginia
30 Street Machine (1949 & Later) – 1/24th & 1/25th IPMS – DC
31 Competition, Open Wheel (excluding Drag) – 1/24th & 1/25th IPMS Richmond
32 Competition, Closed Wheel (excluding Drag) – 1/24th & 1/25th Vince D’Alessio NJIPMS in memory of Darryl Peters
33 Competition, Drag – 1/24th & 1/25th Steve Zajac NJIPMS
34 Commercial/Trucks – All Types & Scales
35 Motorcylces, All Scales
Space & Sci-FI
36 Factual Vehicles, All Scales
37 Fictional Vehicles, All Scales Jim Lincoln NJIPMS
38 Beings, Robots & Suits, All Scales IPMS Northern Virginia
39 Figures, 54mm & Smaller Luis Silva NJIPMS
40 Figures, 55mm & Larger Luis Silva NJIPMS
41 Vignettes & Dioramas, All Types & Scales Luis Silva NJIPMS
42 Miscellaneous, All Types & Scales Jim Lincoln NJIPMS
43 Trifecta, All Types & Scales Jeremy Moore
44 Classic Plastic – All Types & Scales (any 20+ year old kit) Andreas Constantinou NJIPMS
45 Juniors, All Types & Scales IPMS Northern Virginia
Molly Klanica Award for Best Junior Subject
Special Awards
Best Tailhook (USN Naval Aircraft) Award Charles “Chazz” Klanian of IPMS Richmond
Best of the Rest (anything not Air/Armor/Ship/Civilian) IPMS Northern Virginia
Best Civilian IPMS Roanoke VA
Andrei Koribanics Memorial Award for Best Aircraft Dave Dinardo NJIPMS
Art Gerber Memorial Award for Best Armor Bill Schroeter NJIPMS
Bill Marshall Memorial Award for Best Ship Jerry Highson in Memory of Todd Butler
Best Theme:  “War in the Med” Bill Connolly NJIPMS
Norm Kennedy Memorial Award for Judges Best in Show In Memory of Shaun Buenzly-1997 IPMS Nats Best Junior winner
Best Vietnam Subject-Walley Valechko Memorial Buzz Lockwood NJIPMS
Best Sci-Fi