listed awards "discovered" in 2017
This is a file containing new and permanent awards discovered during 2017.
discovered awards are added to the K1BV Directory, I place them in this
working file. At the end of the year, all of the awards are
placed into the individual country files. Usually all
rules/conditions are OK, but this file may occasionally have incomplete
data, until clarified by the sponsor.
in green are the
most recent entries.
BELGIUM Valuereux Liegeois Diploma
The name "Valeureux Liégeois" is based on a patriotic song created in 1790 by Abbe Ramoux, when the Liège Revolution threatened the return of the Austrian troops re-establishing the authority of the prince-bishop Cesar Constantine Francis de Hoensbroeck. It is an important part of the heritage of life in Liege, Belgium. The Certificate "VALEUREUX LIÉGEOIS" is awarded for QSOs made between the members of the UBA-LGE section and amateurs from all over the world
Rules and conditions:
The official list of members of the UBA-LGE section is regularly updated and has 62 members on 1st January 2017. Membership List: N1YQ ON3ACP ON3DIB ON3HAG ON3JP ON3JVI ON3LMA ON3SSF ON4CH ON4DX ON4GM ON4IJ ON4KCD ON4KCP ON4KGA ON4KGL ON4KJC ON4KSP ON4KLG ON4KVF ON4LRG ON4PU ON4WU ON4YY ON5AM ON5GD ON5HE ON5KAH ON5LA ON5PO ON5QD ON5RY ON5VDK ON5VL ON6AC ON6CV ON6DP ON6JY ON6MM ON6PF ON6QP ON6RD ON7AP ON7ZZ ON8OW ON8SM OQ6P OP0P OT4Z ONL01076 ONL02195 ONL02726 ONL03203 ONL03330 ONL11480 ONL11995 ONL12004 ONL12150 ONL12174 ONL12200 ONL12220 ONL12224
Internet (website): http://on5vl.e-monsite.com/on5vl/association/diplome-du-valeureux-liegeois.html
Tks ON5AM 2/25/17
ITALY International Space Station Award
This award was established on February 6, 2017 to honor the men and women living and working on the International Space Stateion and is available to all licensed operators and SWL’s. The basic requirement is to earn at least 15 points for the Italian stations, 10 points for European stations and 5 Points for non European stations. SWLs have the same requirements for hearing the same number of stations.
Activations are sponsored by the award manager and any stations who want to activate one of these special event stations can make a request to firstname.lastname@example.org and agree to make contacts at least 5 days prior to advertisement of the activation by Conero Radio Team and friends. The activators for the special event station will say "CQ CQ CRT ISS" or "CQ CQ CRT INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION" All of these stations are valid and provide one point, and can be contacted once on Same day, or more times in different bands.
The following ham bands used: 80, 40, 20, 15, 10 meters. The graphics of the AWARD will be Changed at the start of every year. The award will print the particular step you have reached, and you can request a diploma at any of the following numbers of contacts:
Italian 15, 30, 50, 75, 100, 150, 200, 300 EACH hundred ....
Activators will receive an award in pdf format for EVERY 5 Activities. Rankings are not provided for Activators. For Any Information write to email@example.com .
Tks EB3WH 2/12/17
ITALY Diploma of Italian Museums
The award is designed to be a permanent Diploma organized by Conero Radio Team and AIRS Section Valli di Lanzo. The Diploma IMA has established in order to publicize Italian Museums and enhance the cultural, historical and architectural values that come from museums. Each Museum has a collection, public or private, of objects relative to one or more fields of culture, science and technology. The Italian law, Article 101 of Legislative Decree 22 January 2004 n. 42, regarding the "Code of cultural heritage and landscape", defines a museum as "a permanent structure that acquires, catalogs, preserves, order and exposes cultural heritage for educational purposes and study".
The types of museums vary from those of larger size, often located in large cities, to those of smaller size.
The types of museums include: :
Within these types, many museums specialize further, as for example:
Modern Art Museums, Local History, History of Aviation, Agriculture and
1. The rules for "activators" are not included in this list
of rules for "chasers". Activators should refer to web site.
Award Manager: Giancarlo IW6ATQ
Tks Radio Fun DX Cluster 1/109/17
POLAND WARSZAWA Award
The Warszawa Award is sponsored by SP5KCR Club for the Defense League Communications and is available for all licensed amateurs and SWLs who conduct a QSO/SWL with amateur stations in the City of Warsaw on or after February 24, 1921. All bands and modes OK.
DX-stations need 3 QSOs with stations from Warsaw.
A great opportunity to work multiple stations from Warsaw is to participate in the SPDX-Contest organized every year on the first full weekend of April.
Award fee is:
You can make a deposit to the account of the WOT PZK VOLKSWAGEN BANK direct account no. 91 2130 0004 2001 0477 5524 0001 or by bank transfer to a PayPal account lin below
Application may be downloaded from: http://www.sp5kcr.eu/images/stories/gify/award_warszawa.pdf
Apply using one of the following addresses:
SQ5WWK Warsaw Branch PZK, P. O. Box 3, 00-955 Warsaw, Poland 15, Poland.
Thanks to Facebook Page of Radio Amateur Awards
RUSSIA Crimean Flora and Fauna Award AYAN1
This award is sponsored by the AYAN DX TEAM and is devoted to the knowledge and preservation of the natural life inhabiting the Crimea. Protected areas, whether land, water surface and the air space above them, where there are natural sites and objects which have special environmental, scientific, cultural, aesthetic, recreational value, should be protected.
Crimea - the land where nature includes: mountains, deep gorges, waterfalls, steppes, mountain meadows, fast and noisy rivers, evergreen subtropical luxury, gentle waters of warm seas are deserving of protection. Such areas cover more than 5.4% of the area of the Crimea peninsula.
The award program aims to inform a wide audience about the uniqueness and beauty of the Crimean flora and fauna. The program includes two types of participants: activators and hunters. Activators reach protected areas and organize radio communications on the amateur bands (activation of the protected area). The activators contact the hunters, conducting radio communication with the hunters and are also included in the award program.
The program rules
are as follows:
NOTE THAT THERE ARE SEPARATE RULES FOR ACTIVATORS WHICH ARE NOT COVERED IN THIS DESCRIPTION OF THE PROGRAM..
4. A list of protected areas: A list of protected areas is based on a list of protected areas under
the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources of the
Republic of Crimea. The list published on the website of
information-analytical system "Protected areas of Russia" (IAS
"RF PAs") http://oopt.aari.ru/
. The numbering of references is provided in accordance with the numbering
of the National Diploma Program PA Russia http://oopt.aari.ru/
6. Payment The cost of obtaining diplomas and awards.
Tks QRZ.ru 1/1/17
RUSSIA Crimea Lighthouses Award (CRLA) AYAN2
These awards are sponsored by Team AYAN DX TEAM.
1. Program Rules: The award program includes two types of participants: activators and hunters. Activators travel to the territory of the lighthouse and organize the radio communications on the amateur bands (activation of the lighthouse). The activators operate from lighthouses and provide data for the hunters to earn awards. Hunters make contacts of the lighthouses from all over the world. Awards are provided for both activators and hunters.
NOTE: THE RULES CONCERNING ACTIVATORS ARE NOT COVERED IN THIS ARTICLE.
2. CRLA Awards program. For activators and hunters there are 4 levels or kinds of rewards: diplomas
of the third, second and first degree, as well as the Hall of Fame -
Honour Roll Plaque.
RUSSIA Work Members of the Club CRA Krasnodar Territory (KDR-KR)
This award was created in order to increase the activity of and promotion of the amateur radio club "Certified Members amateur radio operators." Contact with any amateur station who is a member of the Krasnodar Territory Radio Club (CRA), using any mode of transmission or band.
Each QSO = 1 point.
Points needed to earn the award:
For SWL’s, the diploma can be earned on the same basis as amateur
Special conditions: a computer check will be made to check if requirements have been met by the applicant. Contacts will be credited ONLY for those stations who register with the system. See http://rv6amz.ru to be familiar with the procedures as this group will issue an award (at no cost) but you have to enter contact data on their website. .
Tks QRZ.ru 1/1/17
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RUSSIA Tomsk RDA Award
This award is sponsored by the Tomsk group of radio amateurs with the Council PO CPP in the Tomsk region. The diploma is awarded for establishing radio communications with any amateurs who are resident in the Tomsk region using any mode and HF and VHF bands.
Requirements: Contact at least ten administrative districts of the Tomsk region (using the Russian District Award list «RDA»). Each of the four administrative districts of Tomsk are required. Contacts must have been made from a starting date of 1 January 2014.
The requirement for amateur radio operators of the Tomsk region is that within one calendar year, to make at least 150 QSOs with any amateur radio stations,
SWLs may earn the certificate on the same terms. The diploma is free of charge, and will be sent to you exclusively in electronic format. The application for the award shall be made by e-mail to the sponsor with a log extract of the contacts listed by text files. Application must show the call sign, name to be used on the diploma. Send info to R9HBD@mail.ru , the manager of the diploma is Gulyaev Alexander Nikolaevich / RA9H /.
AREAS OF TOMSK REGION
CITIES OF regional subordination TOMSK REGION
AREAS OF THE District of Tomsk region
Tks QRZ.ru: http://www.qrz.ru/awards/detail/2955.html 2/27/17
RUSSIA Tomsk Digital Diploma
This award is sponsored by a group of radio amateurs of Tomsk together with the Council PO CPP in the Tomsk region in order to promote the use of digital amateur radio. The diploma is awarded for the contacts made by digital modes from the city of Tomsk and the Tomsk region on all HF and VHF bands.
Requirement: Earn a minimum of 70 points.
Point values and rules:
The application for the award shall be made in electronic form on the basis of a log extract. Application indicating the name of the diploma should be send by e-mail to R9HBD@mail.ru manager of the diploma is Gulyaev Alexander Nikolaevich / RA9H /.
UKRAINE Burshtinovy Edge (Amber region)
Amber is fossilized tree resin, valued for its color and natural beauty. As a gemstone, amber is made into decorative objects of all kinds, as an ingredient in perfumes and as a healing agent, and of course, as jewelry. One source of amber is found in the alluvial deposits in the Rivne region of Ukraine and adjacent areas of western Poland.
This award is sponsored by the Rivne regional branch of the League of Ukrainian radio amateurs.
Requirements: Make a minimum of 10 2-way QSOs (or SWL observations) with different amateur radio stations located in the Rivne region. Repeated contacts ok for the award as long as they are carried out on different bands and different modes. (CW, PHONE, DIGITAL).
Contacts for the award must be from January 1, 2015 or later. The diploma is now issued in digital format and distributed for free. If you wish a paper version of the diploma is 9 hryvnia for Ukranian stations which pays the postal costs.
The application for the award (in the form of a log extract) can be supplied in any computer text format. Be sure to include the name and surname of the applicant, call sign, and e-mail or postal address. The application should be sent to the manager diploma Tkachuk Vladimir UT5KW or by regular mail to the address: Tkachuk VV , Mira st, house 40, city Zdolbuniv, Rivne region, Ukraine, 35701, UKRAINE
Change made per DH1PAL and UT5KTT.