Armeia is the winner of the 2019 Best Europa stamp contest organised by PostEurop. Turkey finished second and Finland is third.
It's the second time Armenia wins the best Europa stamp contest. The first win was in 2007, it was also the first year the contest became an online voting open to everybody !
The Best Europa stamp design competition is a yearly event. The first competition took place in 2002. All official Europa stamp issues can enter the competition.
The result of this competition was announced during this PostEurop's Plenary Assembly held last week in Jersey.
The stamp has been selected via the internet ! All people could vote through PostEurop's website !
Here is the announcement on Armenia's postal administration website.
A jury of 6 members (stamp designers, philatelic design directors, stamp collectors) awarded earlier this year, the Best Europa stamp - Jury prize to Slovenia !
Here you can find the full list of winning stamps since the first contest in 2002 when Malta won.