Contest Rules and Guidelines

Contest Rules and Guidelines

Welcome to the "Shelly 1 Inspiration Contest" hosted by Please read these rules and guidelines carefully before participating in the contest.


  1. The contest is open to everyone.

How to Participate:

  1. Make sure to have at least one Shelly 1 WiFi AC/DC Relay Switch
  2. Create and build a fun, useful, ingenious and/or ridiculous project showcasing one or more Shelly 1 UL WiFi relays.
  3. Submit a write-up with pictures and/or a video (or a link to a public page containing those) to by Sep 30, 2023.

Contest Period:

The contest starts on August 4th, 2023 and ends on September 30th, 2023 at 11:59 PM Pacific Time. Entries submitted after the deadline will not be considered.


  1. The project needs to use at least one Shelly 1UL, but it is not limited to only one. You may use more Shelly 1UL units, or other Shelly or smart device products.
  2. Entries must be submitted via email to
  3. Write-up with pictures and/or a video are valid entries.
  4. By submitting your contest entry, you give permission to repost your submission.


  1. The total prize pool for this contest is USD $1540 (plus exclusive Shelly device).
  2. The prizes will be awarded to 10 winners.
  3. Cash prizes will be delivered through PayPal, Venmo or other method at the discretion of
  4. Notification of prizes will be delivered electronically via email and will be awarded as follows:
    • 1st Place: $1000.00 ($500 cash + $500 ameriDroid gift card) + New Unreleased Shelly 240v Appliance Metering and Control Kit Provided by Shelly 
    • 2nd Place: $300.00 ($150 cash + $150 ameriDroid gift card)
    • 3rd Place: $100.00 ($50 cash + $50 ameriDroid gift card)
    • 4th-10th Place: $20.00 ameriDroid gift card

    Winner Selection:

    1. Winners will be selected based on how inspirational the project is, plus the creativity, originality and quality of write-up and/or video.
    2. Entries can be disqualified if the content is deemed to be in poor taste, promotes dangerous activity, or for any other reasons at the discretion of the judges.
    3. The judging panel consists of staff with input from the ameriDroid community.
    4. Winners will be announced on Friday, Oct 27, 2023 on and our official social media channels.

    Minimum Participation:

    For the contest to be valid and prizes to be awarded, we require a minimum of 20 accepted entries. If we receive fewer entries, the contest may be canceled or extended at our discretion.

    Rights and Permissions:

    1. By entering the contest, participants grant the right to use their submitted content for promotional purposes.
    2. Participants retain ownership of their original work.

    Contact Information:

    If you have any questions or need further assistance, please Contact Us.