Category: Award

ARRL Foundation Announces 2018 Scholarship Recipients

The ARRL Foundation has announced the 2018 recipients of the scholarships it administers.The Androscoggin Amateur Radio Club Scholarship  Theodore Parker, N1HW, of Ripley, ME  The ARRL Foundation General Fund Scholarship  Owen R. Cruise, N0WEN, of San Diego, CA Angela S. Felver, W3STR, of Fairless Hills, PA Skyler T. Fennell, KD0WHB, of Denver, CO Anna J. Veal, W0ANT,…

Collegiate Radio Amateur Wins Radio Club of America’s “Young Achiever Award”

Ruth Willet, KM4LAO, a 19-year-old student at Michigan’s Kettering University, has received the Radio Club of America’s “Young Achiever Award.” The RCA Young Achiever Award is presented to students of high school age or younger who have demonstrated excellence and creativity in wireless communications, and who have delivered a presentation at the annual RCA Technical…

New York Club Receives Maxim Society Plaque

The Orange County (New York) Amateur Radio Club (OCARC) has been presented with a Hiram Percy Maxim Society plaque, in recognition of its donations to the Legislative Issues Advocacy and Spectrum Defense funds, ARRL Development Manager Lauren Clarke, KB1YDD, has announced. ARRL Hudson Division Director Mike Lisenco, N2YBB, presented the Maxim Society plaque to OCARC…

Deadline Approaching to Submit Philip J. McGan Memorial Silver Antenna Award Nominations

Friday, May 18, is the deadline to submit nominations for ARRL’s annual Philip J. McGan Memorial Silver Antenna Award. The award celebrates efforts on the part of an individual ARRL member to boost awareness and understanding of Amateur Radio’s services and benefits to the public. The ARRL Public Relations Committee will recommend a winner, if any,…

G3PSM receives the G2BVN Memorial Trophy

The 2017 Region 1 Conference agreed the award of the Roy Stevens, G2BVN, memorial trophy to Colin Thomas, G3PSM. The Trophy was formally presented to Colin by Region 1 President Don Beattie, G3BJ, at the RSGB 2018 AGM held in Birmingham on 21st April. In making the presentation, Don outlined…

Foundation to Honor Former ARRL Connecticut Section Manager Betsey Doane, K1EIC

Former Connecticut Section Manager and retired professor Betsey Doane, K1EIC, will receive the Housatonic Community College Foundation (HCCF) Lifetime Achievement Award on April 19, during the college’s 50th anniversary community celebration. Doane has been on the cutting edge of major industry advancements in teaching techniques for the visually impaired. She has worked toward developing comput……

Denmark’s EDR Offers Award for World Amateur Radio Day Contacts with 5P0WARD

World Amateur Radio Day is Wednesday, April 18, and EDR, Denmark’s International Amateur Radio Union (IARU) Member-Society, is sponsoring the 5P0WARD Award for working 5P0WARD/xx stations between 0000 and 2400 UTC. Stations in Europe qualify for a gold award by contacting 12 different 5P0WARD/xx stations on at least four different bands. For silver, work 10…