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(Updated 11/23/2016)


 Polski Zwiazek Krotkofalowcow (PZK) Series ---

General Requirements: Awards are available to licensed amateurs or SWL's. Price for each award is 5€, $US5 or 5 "new"  IRCs. Endorsement stickers for Powiat are 2€, $US2 or 1 "new" IRC. SWL OK. All contacts, with the exception of satellite or repeaters, regardless of band or mode are valid for their awards. You must possess the QSLs, but GCR rule applies. Apply to: Award Manager PZK, Jerzy Gomoliszewski SP3SLU, P.O. Box 62-700 Turek, Poland or PZK HQ Secretariat, P.O. Box 54, 85-613 Bydgoszcz, Poland. 

E-mail: sq2lic@interia.pl.
Internet: http://www.awards.pzk.org.pl/ 

(Chg 11/23/16)

All Countries of the 15th Zone (AC 15 Z)

Contact at least 23 countries/call areas located in CQ Zone 15 as follows:

 

Countries in Zone 15
Aland Is. OH0  Kaliningradsk UA2 Albania ZA Latvia YL
Austria OE (2 call areas)

Lithuania LY

Malta 9H Bosnia E7
Market Reef OJ0 Corsica TK Poland SP  (4 call areas)

Croatia 9A 

Czecho. OK

San Marino T7

Estonia ES 

Sardinia IS

Finland OH (3 call areas) 

Sicily IT

Hungary HA  Slovenia S5

Italy I 

Vatican City HV Macedonia Z3  Yugoslavia YU

Slovakia OM 

Sov. Mil. Order of Malta 1A0 Montengro 4O
The contacts with 4 call areas of Poland are mandatory. Your list should be in alphabetical order. Contacts since 1 Jan 1955.

 (Chg 9/11)

 

Pilgrimages of the Holy Father Award

Commemorates the pilgrimages of Pope John Paul II. Contact stations in countries visited by the Pope since 16 Oct 1978. No use of repeaters. Prefixes of valid countries shown below. Award classes:

HF 
Class I for QSOs in at least 110 countries.
Class II for QSOs in at least 75 countries.
Class III for QSOs with at least 50 countries.

VHF 
Class I for QSOs with at least 15 countries.
Class II for QSOs with at least 10 countries.
Class III for QSO with at least 5 countries.

On HF, contacts with Poland and Italy are required. Fee is 10 IRCs, DEM 10 or $US7. 

Countries: A2 AP C5 C9 CE CN CO CP CT CX D2 D4 DL DU E4 EA EI EK ES F G H4 HA HB9 HB0 HC HH HI HK HL HP HR HS I J5 J6 JA JY K KH2 KL7 KP4 LA LU LX LY LZ OA OD OE OH OK OM ON OZ P2 PA PY S2 S5 S7 S9 SM SP SU SV T7 T9 TA TF TG TI TJ TL TN TR TT TU TY TZ UN UR V3 VE VK VU XE XT YK YL YN YO YS YV Z2 ZA ZL ZP ZS 3C 3D2 3DA 3V 3X 4J 4L 4S 4U1UN 4X 5H 5N 5R 5V 5X 5Z 6W 6Y 7P 7Q 9A 9G 9H 9J 9Q 9U 9V 9X 9Y.

 (Chg 9/2009)

Polska  Award

Contact Polish stations in accordance with the rules shown below.   All contacts must be made on or after 01 January 1999

1.  Diploma is issued separately in each of the following categories:

2. Depending on the amount of communication performed with Polish provinces, in each of the above categories, a diploma, "POLAND" can have the following four classes:

The class of brown, silver and gold is the appropriate label on the diploma.


The list of provinces and their letters:
In one district call sign: West-Pomeranian - Z,
The two district call sign: Pomeranian - F, Gauteng - P,
The three district call sign: lubuskie - B, Greater - W,
The four district call sign: Podlaski - O, Warmian-Masurian - J,
The five district call sign: Mazowiecwie - R,
The six district call sign: Opole - U, Dolnoslaskie - D,
The seven district call sign Lodskie - C, Świętokrzyskie - S,
In the 8th district call sign: Lubelskie - L, Podkarpackie - K,
In 9 of the district's call: Slaskie - G, Malopolskie - M.


3. 
Comments and reservations:

Revised 7/2012

Powiat Award

Contact at least 100 different "powiats" (small districts) since 1 Jan 99. Special sticker endorsements for 200, 300, 350. All bands and modes. Cross band QSOs and ground or satellite repeaters do not count. Special endorsement for use of one mode. Special endorsement for contacting all 380 powiats.

On VHF, basic award available for contacting 50 different powiats in at least 3 different SP call areas.  SWL OK.

(Chg 12/03)

W-21-M

Issued for contacts with at least 16 countries located on the 21st East Meridian. QSO with Poland is mandatory. Contacts since 1 Jan 1955. Submit list in alphabetical order. Countries list:

Aland Is. OH0    Latvia YL Angola D2       Libya 5A
Botswana A2      Lithuania LY Cent.Af.Rep. TL8     Namibia/SWA ZS3/V5
Chad TT8     Norway LA Czech Rep OK     Poland SP

Estonia ES    

Rep. of S.A. ZS2-6 Finland OH      Rep. of Zaire 9Q
Greece SV     Romania YO Hungary HA       Slovak Rep OM
Kalingradsk UA2      Svalbard JW

Albania ZA     

Sweden SM
Macedonia Z3     Yugoslavia YU    

 

SN0HQ-I AWARD

Confirm contacts with SN0HQ during one year of the IARU HF World Championship. The required number is:

SP stations: 5 QSOs
EU stations: 4 QSOs
DX stations: 3 QSOs

SN0HQ-II Award

Confirm contacts of SN0HQ made during at least two different years of the IARU HF World Championship. The required number is:

SP stations: 12 QSOs
EU stations: 9 QSOs
DX stations: 6 QSOs

European Union - SP Award

Contact at least 25 members of the European Union on or after January 1, 2004.  The countries include: CT, DL, EA, EI, ES, F, G, HA, I, LX, LY LZ, OE, OH, OK, OM, ON, OZ, PA, SM, SP, SV, YL, YO, ZC4/5B4, 9H. 

(Added 8/2008)

 

                Poland Without Borders Award

This award is issued by the PZK (Polish Radio Amateur Association) for confirmed HF or VHF/UHF QSOs with member states of the European Union on or after 21 Dec 2007. SWL OK.

This award can be earned on HF bands with a total of 85 HF QSOs:
3 contacts with different call areas in 23 EU countries (a total of 69 QSOs)
16 contacts with all SP provinces (a total of 16 QSOs)

This award can be earned on VHF/UHF bands with a total of 28 VHF/UHF QSOs:
2 contacts with different call areas in 10 EU countries (a total of 20 QSOs)
8 contacts with different SP provinces (a total of 8 QSOs)

Send GCR list and fee of 5 IRCs.

European Union states: CT, DL, EA, EI, ES, F, G, HA, I, LX, LY, LZ, OE, OH, OK, OM, ON, OZ, PA, S5, SM, SP, SV, YL, YO, ZC4/5B4, 9H.

SP provinces (aka wojewodztwo): 

Call Area Province Name Province 
One-letter 
abbreviation
SP1 Zachodnio-Pomorskie Z
SP2 Pomorskie F
SP2 Kujawsko-Pomorskie P
SP3 Lubuskie B
SP3 Wielkopolskie W
SP4 Warminsko-Mazurskie J
SP4 Podlaskie O
SP5 Mazowieckie R
SP6 Opolskie U
SP6 Dolnoslaskie D
SP7 Lodzkie C
SP7 Swietokrzyskie S
SP8 Lubelskie L
SP8 Podkarpackie K
SP9 Malopolskie M
SP9 Slaskie G

(Chg 7/2012)

 

                   PZK Award Hunter award

This award is issued by the PZK (Polish Radio Amateur Association) to licenced radio amateurs and SWLs. It can be obtained – in an applicable class – for having collected a specific number of awards issued by the PZK.

Class 1 – for having collected 8 awards (VHF/UHF – 4 awards)
Class 2 – for having collected 6 awards (VHF/UHF – 3 awards)
Class 3 – for having collected 4 awards (VHF/UHF – 2 awards)

Notes:
(a) Various versions of "Polska" award, issued under different administrative divisions, are considered separate awards,
(b) The "SPPA" award and all endorsements (stickers) is counted as one award,
(c) Each version of "HQ Award" is counted as a separate award,
(d) Higher classes of other PZK awards are counted as separate awards.

(Chg 9/2009)

 

"SP Great Cities" Award

Earn the award by making QSOs with stations located in the principal cities of Poland. 
This award is a part of the PZK series.  Requirements and fees are found at the POLAND.htm file. 

The award is available in 3 classes:

Class 3 - for QSOs with 15 different cities
Class 2 - for QSOs with 25 different cities
Class 1 - for QSOs with 35 different cities

No time limits. SWL OK.

Internet: (rules): http://www.awards.pzk.org.pl/html/Polskie_Miasta.htm
Internet (cities list) http://www.awards.pzk.org.pl/html/Miasta_Polskie_1.htm
(There are 220 cities in the list.)

Tks SM6DEC 2/25/10

Poland on Long Wave – 136 kHz Award

Contact Polish stations on the limited very low frequency 136KHz band on or after 1 March 2003.

Class 1 - 3 two-way QSOs with SP stations.
Class 2 - 3 cross-band QSOs with SP stations. One of the QSOs may be substituted by one SWL report on this band.
Class 3 - 3 SWL reports of SP stations.

You must possess the QSL cards.

Tks SQ7B 1/19/10

 DIGI-SP

Polish Amateur Radio Union (PZK) issues the present award for DIGI-QSOs with Polish stations. There are 4 classes of the award:

Award Class

Medium Squares Needed

Types of Digital Modes needed

Basic

8

Any

3

8

2

2

10

3

1

12

4

There are no limits as far as the time of making contacts is concerned. 

Medium squares of the WW locator in SP:
JO - 70, 71, 72, 73, 74, 80, 81, 82, 83, 84, 90, 91, 92, 93, 94
KO - 00, 01, 02, 03, 04, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 20; JN - 89, 99
KN - 09, 19

Prefixes - SP

The award is available for having made contacts with Polish stations with different prefixes:
- on HF – possession of 80 confirmed prefixes is obligatory
- on VHF – possession of 40 confirmed prefixes is obligatory.

There are no limits as far as the time of making contacts is concerned. SWL ok on the same basis. All prefixes SP1-9, SQ1-9, SN1-9, 3Z1-0, HF1-9, SO1-9, SR1-9 are accepted as well as all "..0.." (zero) and any other two- and three-digit numbers in the prefix (e.g. HF80, SO350, SP1410...)


ARCTOWSKI ANTARCTIC AWARD (A.A.A.)

This award is issued under the auspices of Polish Academy of Sciences, Department of Antarctic Biology in Warsaw. The President of Polish Amateur Radio Union is the Patron of this Award.

The award is available to amateurs and SWLs submitting proof of contacts (or SWL reports) with stations HFŘPOL, HFŘAPAS and others, operating from ARCTOWSKI POLISH ANTARCTIC STATION on King George Island in Antarctica, or with operators active from different National Antarctic Stations. Special event stations with prefixes and suffixes of HF….POL and HF….APAS, will also count. No date limitation.

Requirements: Earn a total of 15 points according to the following criteria:
a. QSOs with HFŘPOL, HFŘAPAS and other call signs operating from ARCTOWSKI Station = 10 points.
b. QSOs with any other operators, working from other Nation's Bases in Antarctica = 5 points.
c. QSOs with Special Event Stations HF….POL, HF….APAS, also = 5 points.
d. One QSO with HFŘPOL or HFŘAPAS; HF….POL or HF….APAS is obligatory.
e. Repeat or /Duplicated QSO/SWL are not allowed.

Send GCR list or copies of QSL cards for HFŘPOL, HFŘAPAS and other Antarctic stations are mandatory are accepted in any form and should be sent to the following postal address:  Janusz Slowinski, Bankowa 1, 42-460 Mierzecice, Poland.  You may also send by email: bonaterra_at_ interia.pl 

The award is free of charge, but the applicants are asked to send sufficient postage to cover the Mailing costs, such as: 4€, $US5 or 5 new valid IRCs. Polish stations should send 10 PLN.

Internet: https://aaa.pzk.org.pl/ 

Chg 11/2016 


Babia Gora Award

Issued by the BGK in Maków Podhalański and Headquarters of Babia Góra National Park.  Contact stations transmitting from the Babia Góra Region of Poland on HF and VHF since 5 July 1997. QSOs made by repeaters are not valid.   Main cities and town in this area are: Maków Podhalański, Skawica, Zawoja, Lipnica Wielka, Jabłonka, Zubrzyca, Bystra Podhalańska - Sidzina, Koszarawa, Jeleśnia, Sucha Beskidzka, Żywiec, Pietrzykowice, Lachowice, and Orawka. 

Polish stations need a total of 65 points, all others need 35. 

Points may be obtained for QSO with:

     1.  BGK charter members stations: HF: 10 points / VHF: 12 points. SP9MRY, SQ9GIA, SQ9EDQ and SQ9GL (SP9-8078-KR).
     2.  BGK honorary members stations: HF: 8 points / VHF: 10 points: P9AFX, SP9LS, SP9DF, SP9EH, SP3JHR, SP9GRF, SQ9FMU, SP9DST, DL8BCM.
     3.   BGK members stations: HF: 5 points / VHF: 7 points: SP1JVZ, SP2QVS, SP6XCF, SQ9FMO, SP9WZD, SQ9CWC, SQ9CXC, SQ9GIK, OK2PZA, SP9SVD, SQ9CYZ, SQ9BDB, SP9NSP, SP9EMV, SP9BVC, SQ9IEP, SQ9FCF, SP9IXZ,and Listeners: SP9-8090-KR, SP-10028-KR and SP9-8091-KR
     4.  BGK Club Station - SP9PGB: HF:10 points/ VHF: 12 points
     5. BGK special event stations: HF: 16 points / VHF: 18 points: SP0MRY, SQ0GL, SN0BG and SN0BPN in 2000
     6.  other event station: HF: 8 points / VHF: 10 points
     7. other stations in the Babia Góra Region: HF: 3 points / VHF: 5 points

Additional points may be obtained if above mentioned stations worked from a QTH in Babia Góra Region (.../p,.../m..../9):
- from Babia Góra ridge: - from Diablak: HF: 20 / VHF: 15 points
- from Sokolica, Cyl (Mała Babia): HF: 15 / VHF: 12 points
- shelter-home on the Markowe Szczawiny: HF: 12 / VHF: 10 points
- from region of the shelter-home Hala Krupowa, from Headquarters of BPN, from gmine Zawoja: HF: 8 / VHF: 5 points
- from any other listed place above: HF: 5 / VHF: 3 points

The points obtained from the same station in different years are added up. Numbers of LOC Babia Góra Region decide on category of award. The honoured award and prize: for all more important LOC and the Babia Góra hill-top. Use standard application form. Cost of award: - 7 zł in stamps, foreign stations: 6 IRC which should be sent with the application form certified by two licensed Amateurs or a club to Award Manager: SP9MRY - Stanisław Zadora. Os. 1000-lecia 12/24 34-220 Maków Podhalański. Poland.

(New 04)


Bieszczady Award

Sponsored by the Polish Scouts Amateur Radiostation SP8ZIY of Ustrzyki Dolne to promote the Bieszczady Mountain area. Contacts after 1 Jan 1995. SWL OK. All bands and modes OK. Only one QSO/SWL with same station on same band or mode. SP's need to earn 100 points by QSO's or 200 points by SWL's; all others need a total of 70 points. Values:

a. Contact scout station SP8ZIY at its fixed location = 15 points.
b. Contact SP8ZIY/P operating portable = 20 points.
c. Contact other scout stations in Bieszczady Mountains = 10 points.
d. contacts with other stations in Bieszczady Mountains = 5 points.
e. contact any member of station SP8ZIY = 5 points.
f. contact any station from Baligrod, Cisna, Czarna, Komancza, Solina and the cities of Lesko, Ustrzyki Dolne or Zagorz = 3.

GCR list and fee of $US7 or equivalent in your currency to: Award Manager Mr. Wojtek, PO Box 27, 38-700 Ustrzyki Dolne, Poland.

(TKS SP2FAP)(96)


Blyskawica Award

Special diploma offered by Ham Radio Contesters of Klub Garnizonowy Gdynia Oksywie and the ship museum "Blyskawica". SWL OK. Contact stations in city of Gdynia, Sopot and Gdansk on or after 1-1-95 = 1 point each. QSO with members of SP2PMW = 2, QSOs with SP2PMW, 3Z0BLY, 3Z0AMW = 4 points each. SP’s need 10 points, EU 5 and all others 3. Contacts by repeater OK. GCR list and fee as follows: SP’s send 15 PL Zloty, EU or DX $US5 or 5 IRC. Apply to: Tadeusz Kutowioski SP2LLQ, ul. Boxmaoska 40A/II/10, 81-116 Gdynia Oksywie, Poland.

(Or SP2PMW, PO Box 52, 81-209 Gdynia, Poland) 

(Chg 5/03)

Funds raised from this certificate are used to restore the battleship museum ship ORP BLYSKAWICA. It is the last surviving Polish WWII warship and testimony to the participation of the Polish Republic in the armed struggle for every nations right to self determination.


BYDGOSZCZ CANAL LOCKS Award

The boy scout stations from Bydgoszcz have established this award which calls your attention to the Bydgoszcz Canal, i.e. an engineering structure dating back to the 18th century, which is still in operation. .10 locks of the canal will be activated at unspecified times and appears to be a long term Scouting project.  Requirements: make contact with portable/mobile stations operating from or near these specific canal locks, you can earn the Bydgoszcz Canal Locks Award.

Point Values:
1. For Polish station: all (12) canal locks
2. For European stations:a minimum of 8 canal locks
3. For DX stations: minimum 4 canal locks
4. The museum of BYDGOSZCZ CANAL LOCKS (MKB) is a JOKER and can replace any one missing lock.
5. The time to earn the award is unlimited.

The BYDGOSZCZ CANAL LOCKS Award in PDF version is free. Send your application to SP2ZCI Award/QSL Manager e-mail adress : sp2jbj@wp.pl .

E-mail: sp2jbj@wp.pl
Internet: http://www.qrz.com/db/SP2ZCI/2

Tks QRZ.com 6/12/15


CASTLES OF POLAND

This award series is aimed at encouraging everyone to learn some of the history of Poland as well as visiting historical sites in the country. SWL OK. Confirmed contacts/SWL with castles or other ancient structures on the official list will earn you the "Castles of Poland" award. Contacts via repeaters ARE ALLOWED.

The program includes three classes of certificates for different numbers of stations contacted in locations of historical sites which are rated in the "Castles of Poland" register. :

1. DYPLOM SZLACHECKI - „THE GENTRY AWARD"
2. DYPLOM RYCERSKI - „THE KNIGHT'S AWARD"
3. THE CASTELLAN'S AWARD

You may earn higher classes of the certificate by adding seals to certificates. Required numbers of QSO/SWL for individual levels of certificates shows the table below.

                Class: SZLACHECK     RYCERSKI         KASZTELAN'SKI
                      (Gentry)       (Knights Award) (Castellan’s Award"
Award Level            SP   DX       SP    DX         SP    DX
Basic                  100  50       50    25         10     5
V                      150  100      75    50         25     10
IV                     200  150      100   75         50     15
III                    300  200      200   100        100    20
II                     400  250      300   125        200    25
I                      600  300      400   150        250    30
Crown                  900  350      600   175        300    35

Individual levels of certificates may be earned for any level of contacts without having to start from the lowest. You must possess the QSL cards, although e-QSL confirmations are permitted.

Radio contacts carried out during „CASTLE COMPETITIONS" with the stations working from castles and the stations working from places where the castles are, will be counted to certificates on the grounds of received logs from competitions, no QSL cards needed.

Stations taking part in „Certificate Program" compete with one another. The competition refers to „The Gentry Certificate" and „ The Knight's Certificate" with a division of individual, club and SWL’s stations, and „The Castellan's Certificate" with a division of individual and club stations.

An application form and payments for a certificate or a seal containing a list of carried out radio contacts are to be sent to an Award Manager together with the fee of 10E or 10 IRC for DX stations. (Fee for seal confirming a higher class of the award is 5E or 5 IRC.):  Apply to: Ireneusz Kolodziej SP6TRX, ul. Konrada I 25/15, 67-200 Glogów, POLAND.

E-mail dyplom@zamkisp.pl
Internet: http://zamkisp.pl/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=68&Itemid=73 

Tks K1BV Research 3/2011


CHELMNO LANDS DYPLOM

Contact at least 4 of the territories of Chelmno which consist of the following medieval towns:

Brodnica Jablonowo-Pomorskie Pokrzywno
Chelmno Lipienek Radzyn Chelminski
Chelmza Lubawa Starogrod
golub-Dobrzyn Nowe Miasto-Lubawskie Torun
Grudziadz Kowalewo-Pom Unislaw Wabrzezno
Ilawa Papowo-Biskupie Zamek-Bierzglowski


Send GCR list and fee of 5 IRC or 5€ to:  Award Manager Andrzej Tarnawski SP2GWZ, C.Sklodowskiej 12/18, 86-200 Chelmno, Poland.

Tks OE1-0140 5/8/03


Worked Copernicus Towns Award

This award is issued by the TORUN division of the PZK for contacts after 1 Jan 1986. Each station located in the City of Torun counts 20 points, other stations located in Torun province counts 10 points while stations located in towns where Copernicus worked count 5 points. The special event station SP0TOR = 50 points. SWL OK. All bands and modes. Award is available for Shortwave and VHF/UHF. On Shortwave, stations in Poland need 200 points, other EU need 150, all others 100. On VHF/UHF, Polish stations need 100 points, all others 50. GCR list and fee of 10 IRCs to: Waldemar Pawlowski SP2EUI, PO Box 160, 87-116 Torun 117, Poland. 

(Chg 99)


CQ KOS Award

Contact SP1 stations in Koszalin province (KO). SP's need 10 different, other EU 5, all others 3. Any band or mode may be used. No date limitations. SWL OK. GCR list and 7 IRCs to: Polski Zwiazek Krotkofalowcow, Zarzad Oddzialu Wojewodzkiego, Award Manager, Koszalin, PO Box 106, PL-75-950 Koszalin, Poland.

(Chg 3/2003)


Cracovia Award

PZK District Cracow issues this award to publicize the restoration of the ancient "Old Town" monuments of Cracow. Contact stations in Krakow Province (KR) after 1 Jan 1979. On frequencies below 50 MHz, each station counts for one point; above 50 MHz each = 3 points, QSOs using repeaters (earth based or satellite based) = 3 points. All modes OK. 

SP's need 15 points, 
Other Europeans = 6 
Rest of world = 3. 

SWL OK. GCR list and 10 IRCs to: PZK Krakow, skr.606, 30-960 Krakow 1, Poland. 

(CHG 12/6/15)

Some eligible stations: SP9ADU ADV AKO AKY ASS ATE BCH BCV BDH BLF BPE BQG BRP CUU CVE DH DTH EVP FLY FR GKM ICA IZV JRA JBE KAD KBY KGC KR KZ PDJ PKR PKZ YP ZAS ZCJ SP5GRM/9 SP8HRA/9.

Internet: http://www.jkw2004.republika.pl/cracovia.html  

(Chg 12/6/2015)


Czuwaj Award

Sponsored by Scouting amateurs in memory of the 70th anniversary of the Polish Pathfinders Association. Contact Polish scout club stations after 1 Sep 1983. CW, SSB or RTTY OK. SWL OK. To earn the basic award, contact 6 different eligible scout club stations that spell "CZUWAJ" according to the table below. Contacts must be made during the annual activity period of October 1st to August 31st of the next year. Note, scout club stations first letter of their suffix starts with a "Z".

"C" "Z" "U" "W" "A" "J"

SP9ZKN SP2ZFK SP1ZCV SP2ZCH SP2ZCD SP6ZKO

SP3ZAC SP5ZHP SP7ZJJ SP8ZOC SP9ZAK SP9ZAZ

SP6ZKD SP6ZDA SP5ZBL SP3ZGI SP8ZBX SP5ZIC

SP6ZWR SP3ZAH

Three higher classes of the award are available:

Class III - "Wanderer" (Golden Lily)

Class II - "Eagle Scout" (Golden Ring)

Class I - "Republic Scout" (Golden Crown)

To earn these higher levels, you must meet the requirements of the basic award each year. These do not have to be successive years, each successful year will move you up one level. GCR list and fee of 6 IRCs or DM10 for the basic award and 2 IRCs or DM2 for each higher class. Apply to: Award Manager SP6ZDA, Martin SP6QNN, PO Box 41, 51-673 Wrockaw 9, Poland.

(TKS SP2FAP)(96)


Dwarfs' Rocks Award

DWARFS' ROCKS nature preserve in Poland (SPFF-356) earned its name by its large collection of rocks which take on the look of a surrealistic playground for a fairyland environment. Some interesting pictures of these rocks are included within the award itself. The award is issued for two-way contacts with stations operating from "Dwarfs' Rocks" Nature Preserve in Gorzeszow (SPFF-356)  made on or after 1 January 2010.    One QSo with a special event station, either 3Z0RKG or SN0RKG is mandatory.  The award is available to SWLs.

Requirements:
SP - 4 QSOs
EU - 2 QSOs
DX - 1 QSO.

The award is offered FREE of charge in electronic format. (pdf, jpg).  Send log extract via e-mail to sp6opz1@wp.pl

E-mail: sp6opz1@wp.pl
Internet: http://qrz.com/db/3Z0RKG

Tks Eyran Mills 4X 7/17/5


Esperanto Award

Available to amateurs and SWL's for contacts with stations from the Polish city of Białystok, the birthplace of Ludwik Zamenhof, the creator of the international language Esperanto.

a) Polish stations (PL) - 20 QSOs (HRDs),
b) European stations (EU) - 10 QSOs (HRDs),
c) Other foreign stations (DX) - 5 QSOs (HRDs),
d) Bialystok stations (BK) - 30 QSOs (HRDs).

Radio contact with (or SWL) SP 4 FIY or a member of the Bialystok Esperanto Society is required.
Contacts on or after 1st January 1997 (all bands and modes allowed).

From 01.01.1997 to 31.12.1998 SP4FIY and SP4LVI = 5 pts. each and any station from Białystok 1 pt. each.

Since 01.01.1999: SP4FIY and SP4LVI = 5 pts. each, Bialystok stations 2 pts. each and 3 pts. are given by the following stations: DL1BRA SP1JON SP2EPV SP2QVS SP3MFA SP4BGQ SP4CJA SP4GFG SP4NKY SP4OZ SP4SAF SP4STH SP5AHR SP5ICQ SP5XEJ SP5WL SP5ZIC SP7CPT SP7OMS SP7RON SP7WOE SP8ASP SP8AQA SP8BSQ SP8GBG SP8GKE SP8TJK SP9AQY SP9EOH SP9HDJ SP9KVC SP9LDI SP9RCF SQ2AJI SQ2CDP SQ4CTS SQ4FXM SQ7AET SQ7BCG SQ9BOP.

For contacts on 14 April, 26 June and 15 December, the points are doubled. fee for the award is 10,00 zl for SP stations and 4 IRC for all others. Send GCR list and fee as shown to: SP4FIY, Stanislaw Dobrowolski, ul. Pulaskiego 123/42, 15-337 Bialystok, Poland. The award will be available until the edition is run out.

E-mail: fiy@o2.pl
Internet: http://www.weekend.podlasie.pl/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=28&Itemid=37

Tks PA3CUZ 8/09


EUROREGION NEISSE - NISA -NYSA

The EURO REGION NEISSE - NISA - NYSA is a euro region, which covers three border areas lying in the heart of Europe, where the borders of the Czech Republic, Germany and Poland come together. These three areas are connected by many common interests. A special wooden and engraved metal plaque is offered for amateurs and SWLs for making contacts with varying numbers of the Polish SPPA provinces: DZO , DZY , DNG , DBE , DLH , DLF , DJG , DKQ , DZT , DJR.

On HF, SP’s need to contact 10, other EU 5 and all others 2.  On VHF, SP’s need 3, other EU 2, and all others just 1.  GCR list and fee of 20€ or $US15 to Robert Kidalo SQ6XX, P.O.Box 57077, 53 - 638 Wrocklaw 57, Poland

Tks OH3GZ 2/27/03


The GDANSK Diploma

The award is sponsored by the radio organization Trojmiejskie Stowarzyszenie Krótkofalowcow SP2KDS (TSK) to promote and memorialize the history of the City of Gdansk. Gdansk is a Polish City on the Baltic Coast, and the center of Poland’s 4th largest metropolitan area. The city was the birthplace of the Solidarity movement which under the leadership of Lech Wa?e;sa, played a major role in bringing an end to Communist rule across Central Europe. All contacts must be made on 1 January 2013 and after this date.

Requirements: European stations must earn 70 points all others must earn 50 points.

Point Values:
a. club station SP2KDS = 30 points,
b. members of the club station SP2KDS each count for 20 points. See member list below.
c. any other stations from City of Gdansk = 10 points.

QSOs with the same station may be repeated on different bands or modes for award credit.
The award may be earned with contacts below 1MHz (for example 136kHz) or above 1GHz (e.g. 10GHz) by making only one QSO with SP2KDS or two QSOs with stations from Gdansk.
SWL OK. All bands and modes OK.
The award fee for EU and DX stations desiring a paper certificate be mailed to them is 5 IRC.
However, the award is free of charge if issued only in electronic form. Applications for electronic version of Award should be sent via e-mail to sp2hav@tlen.pl .
Award applications including a log extract, for the printed version and 5 IRC fee should be sent traditional mail to Award Manager: Krzysztof Mrugala SP2HAV, Rubinowa 1/23, 80-033 Gdansk. Poland.

Club member list:
SP2BSD, SP2HAV, SP2HMR, SP2HNF, SP2IPT, SP2IRM, SP2NBZ, SP2QCS, SQ2AJN, SQ2BXI, SQ2GXO, SQ2LIA, SQ2LYJ, SQ2MTG, SQ2MTJ, SQ2NNN, SQ2NSZ, SQ2OIC, SQ2OTU, SQ2RGB, SQ2TBO

E-mail: sp2hav@tlen.pl
Internet: www.sp2kds.pl

Tks SQ2GXO 12/12/12

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Gdynia Award

Contact Gdynia City stations after 10 February 1976. Europeans need 6 points and stations outside Europe need 3 points. The following count for 2 points: SP2PGU/MM SP2ZFK/MM SP2ZCD, any special Gdynia event stations such as SP0ZCD SP2ZCD SP2WCY. All others are 1 point. GCR list and $3US or 10 IRCs to: Christopher Ulatawski SP2UUU, PO Box 253, PL 81-963, Gdynia 1, Poland.

Gdynia Stations: SP2AOY AVE AX DVH FF FUA GAJ GCE GRC HFL IQT JGK JGZ LLY MHB MHN SCB SCF SCH SCM SCQ TFU TQD TQE TQP TQR TQS TQU TQY UAN UUU WDS WDC WDD WDF WFG WEH WEJ WEL WEN WEY WGB WGD WGE ZT ZCD ZIE. Special Calls: SP0DM GDY OSG ZCD SP2WCY.

(TKS KA3RVH)(CHG 94)


Gold Award

Issued by the Radio Club SP7PBC together with the Mayor of Skierniewice. Spell the word "SKIERNIEWICE" using the last letters of suffixes of different Polish stations. Stations from the administrative district of Skierniewice (letters IR or IW for SP awards) may be used to provide any one missing letter. Contacts after 1 Jan 1999. SWL OK. GCR list and fee of 10ZL, 5 IRC, or 5€ to: Award Manager SP7HQ, PO Box 94, 96-100 Skierniewice 1, Poland. 

(Tks ON4CAS)(01)


Jantar Award

Issued by the Polish ARC station SP2PHA in Stegna. May be obtained by amateurs or SWL's for contacts in the communes of: Stegna, Sztutowo and Krynica Morska, from Mierzeja Wislana. Contacts after 30 Sept 1993. All bands and modes. Europeans need 10 points and all others 6 points.

Point values: QSO's with /P from Mierzeja Wislana = 3.
QSO with SP2PHA members = 4.
QSO with station SP2PHA or SP50KL = 6.

Contacts above 30 Mhz count double. GCR list and fee of 10 IRC, $US5 or DM10 to: Radio Club "Jantar" SP2PHA, PO Box 19, 82-103 Stegna, Poland.

(TKS DE1JSH)(97)

Members: SO2AAB SP2CCO FAP FAV EBG IZC WDM QOM SP-2603-EL SQ2AJA AJI AJN AJS AJT CEQ KA1NTD KA1WIQ.


League of Nature Protection Award

Sponsored by club station SP9PDF to popularize among mankind the idea of environmental protection. Contact members after 1 January 1984. They use a 2 1/2" circular rubber stamp leaving no doubt that they count for this award. HF: Europeans need 10 QSO’s, DX need 5. VHF: Europeans and others need 2. Any mode/band. SWL OK. GCR list and 150 Zt or 6 IRCs to: Akademicki Klub Krotkofalowcow SP9PDF, Box 336, 44-101 Gliwice 1, Poland.

Once you earn the diploma, you may be added to stations that count towards earning it. Send statement: I declare that I will popularize and contribute to the idea of preservation of nature and man’s natural environment against extermination. Ask to be added to the list and enclose 1 IRC for membership fee.

(CHG 99)


LIGHTHOUSE ACTIVITY GROUP 3Z0LH AWARD

For contacts/SWLs with stations operating from navigational lights of Szczecin - Świnoujście fairway. (Geographically, this is coastal Poland on the Baltic Sea bordering Germany).

Rules.
The Award is issued by Amateur Radio Club SP1PBW for contacts/SWLs with station 3Z0LH and members of the Lighthouse Activity Group 3Z0LH operating from navigational lights of Szczecin - Świnoujście fairway (according to list shown below).
All bands and modes assigned to amateur stations.
One contact with station 3Z0LH is compulsory. Contacts made from 17
th of August 2007 and later are accepted for the award.
Cross-band and cross-mode contacts are not accepted. Contacts made via terrestrial or satellite repeaters are not accepted either.
All contacts must be confirmed by QSL cards.

The award is issued in four categories. Each requires contacts/SWLs with stations operating from minimum at least 5 different navigational lights of Szczecin - Świnoujście fairway using the specified mode, regardless of the band.
A. DIGI.
B. CW.
C. SSB.
D. MIXED MODES

List of navigational lights – numbers according to ARLHS:
1. Babina (Orda River) POL 045 53° 31.0' N 014° 38.0’E JO73hm
2. Piastowski Kanal Entrance East/Brama Torowa 1E POL 066 53° 49.0' N 014° 20.0' E JO73dt
3. Piastowski Kanal Entrance West/Brama Torowa 1W POL 067 53° 48.0' N 014° 20.0' E JO73dt
4. Zalew Szczecinski Northeast/Brama Torowa 2E POL 075 53° 46.0' N 014° 24.0' E JO73es
5. Zalew Szczecinski Northwest/Brama Torowa 2W POL 076 53° 46.0' N 014° 24.0' E JO73es
6. Zalew Szczecinski Southeast/Brama Torowa 3E POL 077 53° 43.0' N 014° 28.0' E JO73fr
7. Zalew Szczecinski Southwest/Brama Torowa 3W POL 029 53° 40.0' N 014° 32.0' E JO73gq
8. Brama Torowa 4E POL 046 53° 40.0' N 014° 32.0' E JO73gq
9. Brama Torowa 4W POL 047 53° 40.0' N 014° 32.0' E JO73gq
10. Bykowo Range Front (Odra River) POL 048 53° 31.0' N 014° 38.0' E JO73hm
11. Bykowo Range Rear (Odra River) POL 049 53° 30.0' N 014° 38.0' E JO73hm
12. Chelminek North POL 050 53° 40.0' N 014° 31.0' E JO73gq
13. Chelminek South POL 051 53° 40.0' N 014° 32.0' E JO73gq
14. Domance POL 023 53° 33.0' N 014° 36.0' E JO73hn
15. Politzer Wiesen Range Front/Domance Range Front (Odra River) POL 052 53° 33.0' N 014° 36.0' E JO73hn
16. Politzer Wiesen Range Rear/Domance Range Rear (Odra River) POL 053 53° 33.0' N 014° 36.0' E JO73hn
17. Galeriowa/Mlyny Range Rear (River Swina) POL 042
18. Ina Range Common Rear (Odra River) POL 054 53° 32.0' N 014° 39.0' E JO73hm

Internet: http://www.sp1pbw.pl/3Z1LH%201/dyplom.html

Tks K1BV Research 10/17/14


Land of Lodz Award

Awarded by the Lodz Regional Branch of the Polish Amateur Association and available to all amateurs on the HF or VHF bands. The award may be endorsed for any mode or band.

Award         Districts of the 
Level          Lodz Region Needed
III                         10
II                         18
I                         all 24

Contacts on or after 1 Jan 1999. QSOs via repeaters in the Lodz region are OK.  Send GCR list, fee of $US10 or the equivalent of 5 Euros or 5 IRC (for foreign stations). If applying for Level I, photocopies of the cards are needed, except that this is waived for members of the PZK.

List of counties of Lódz' Province:

AQ – Lask, BJ – Beóchatów, BW – Brzeziny, DD – Poddębice, EC – Lęczyca,
GV – Zgierz, IA – Sieradz, IR – Skierniewice miasto, IT – Piotrków Trybunalski miasto,
IW – Skierniewice, IZ – Lowicz, KU – Kutno, LD – Lódz' miasto, LY – Lódz' Wschodni,
OH – Opoczno, PB – Pabianice, PT – Piotrków Trybunalski, PV – Pajęczno,
RE – Radomsko, RX – Rawa Mazowiecka, TZ – Tomaszów Mazowiecki, UL – Zdun'ska Wola, 
US – Wieruszów, WU – Wielun',

Apply to: Polish Amateur Radio Union, Lódz Regional Branch, PO Box. 442, 90-950 Lódz 1,  Poland.

Internet: http://ot15.pgk.net.pl/index.php?id=190

Tks SP9PJA 9/09


"POWIAT MYS'LIBORSKI" ("MYS'LIBÓRZ COUNTY") DIPLOMA

The Diploma is issued by Mys'libórz Amateur Radio Club PZK SP1PMY, with cooperation of the Barlinek Amateur Radio Club PZK SP1KRF and Amateur Radio Club PZK SP1PNW of Debno.

The Diploma may be earned by amateur operators and SWLs who complete of one of the requirements:
A. Conducting 3 contacts or 3 SWL including at least 1 with a special events station (eg. SN0MD, SN0LOT and others) and with any 2 other stations operating in Mys'libórz County.
B. Conducting contacts (SWL) with club stations from Barlinek (SP1KRF, 3Z1K), De;bno (SP1PNW) and Mys'libórz (SP1PMY) – i.e. 3 SWL or two-way QSOs;
C. Conducting 5 contacts (SWL) with stations transmitting from the area of Mys'libórz County, including 1 obligatory contact or SWL) with any club station operating in Mys'libórz County (SP1KRF, SP1PMY or SP1PNW);
D. Conducting 7 contacts (SWL) with different private amateur radio stations transmitting from Mys'libórz County.

Contacts and SWL conducted since 1st of January 2011 on every amateur band and using every emission mode are credited for the award.

Send a logbook extract to: Mysliborski Klub Lacznosci, Polskiego Zwiazku Krotkofalowcow, Ul. 1 Maja 19 (pok.218), MYSLIBORZ 74-300, Poland. The application fee is 5 post stamps for normal letters or, for foreign stations, 5 Euro or 5 IRCs.

LIST OF RADIO AMATEURS TRANSMITTING FROM MYS'LIBÓRZ COUNTY

SO1AAB, SO1AAG, SP1FMW, SP1FYJ, SP1IVL, SP1JJY, SP1WWS, SP1WVP, SP3DRY, SP3FPF, SP3LPR, SP3VAX, SP3WWB, SQ1DNS, SQ1DWS, SQ1FTZ, SQ1FYR, SQ1GZS, SQ1KSL, SQ1KSM, SQ1KTQ, SQ1KTR, SQ1KTT, SQ1MNF, SQ1MNG, SQ1MNK, SQ1NXN, SQ1NXZ, SQ1OHA, SQ1OHC, SQ1PRK, SQ1PRL, SQ1REZ, SQ1SMB, SQ1SNU, SQ1SNW, SQ1TAR, SQ1TAW, SQ1VAA.

SPECIAL EVENTS STATIONS valid for the award:

3Z1LATO, 3Z80LOT, HF1JESIEN, HF1LATO, HF1WIOSNA, HF1ZIMA, HF735B, HF80LOT,SN0DMY, SN0EL, SN0GBS, SN0LOT, SN0MD, SN1JESIEN, SN1LATO, SN1WIOSNA, SN1ZIMA, SN35SMAK, SN40LT, SN750K, SN80AAG, SN80FMW,SN80JJY, SN80KTR, SN80LOT, SN80MNG, SN80MNK, SN80PRK, SN80SNU, SN80TAW, SN80WWS.

E-mail: Email: sp1pmy@gmail.com
Internet: https://sites.google.com/site/sp1pmy/home/dyplom-powiat-mysliborski 

Tks: K1BV Research 6/9/14


The Palaces of Poland Award

Contact stations operating at or near palaces located in Poland. Separate awards offered for each level show below.

Award Level 	SP’s need 	EU need 	DX Need
Basic 		15 		10 		5
Medium 	50/75/100 	20/25/30 	5/10/15
Honorary 	200 		100 		50
Advanced 	500 		250 		100
Winner 	1000 		500 		250

SWL OK. Contacts on or after 1 January 2000. Cards not needed, but sponsor reserves the right to ask for any to be inspected. HF or VHF awards available. Web site has list of castles in MS Excel format which can be downloaded. Fee for the award is 15PLN, 10 IRC, 10€ or $US10.

Send GCR list, including castle reference number to: Henryk Karczewski SP6OPZ, POBox 52, PL-58-400, Kamienna Gora, Poland.

E-mail: sp6opz@poczta.pf.pl
Internet: http://rz1cwc.qrz.ru/rus/awards/zamki_pol/zamki_pol.html 

K1BV Research 1/09


Polish Islands Award

Contact islands off the Polish coast. Basic award requires 10 for SP and other EU, 5 for all others. Endorsements for each additional 5 islands. GCR list and fee of $US5 or 10 IRCs (endorsements for SAE, $US1 or 2 IRCs) to: Adam Domagala SP9VFQ, PO Box 53, 32-020 Wieliczka, Poland.

 

Baltic Sea Coast West Group
Polish # Island Name IOTA # Polish # Island Name IOTA # Polish # Island Name IOTA #
SZ01 Usnam/Usedom EU-129 SZ11 Gesia Kepa EU-132 SZ20 Adamowa (Wysa) No IOTA
SZ02 Wolin EU-132 SZ12 Warnie Kepy EU-132 SZ21 Lysa No IOTA
SZ03 Karsibor EU-132 SZ13 Konski Smug EU-132 SZ23 Chabrow No IOTA
SZ04 Chrzazcewska No IOTA SZ14 Wydrza Kepa EU-132 SZ24 Owcza Kepa EU-132
SZ05 Wielki Krzek EU-132 SZ15 Koprzywskie Legi EU-132 SZ25 Tatarak EU-132
SZ06 Maly Krzek EU-132 SZ16 Mielin EU-132 SZ26 Ikar EU-132
SZ07 Wiszowa Kepa EU-132 SZ16a Bielawki EU-132 SZ27 Bobrowa EU-132
SZ08 Ladko EU-132 SZ17 Mielin EU-132 SZ28 Zabie Oko No IOTA
SZ09 Trzcinice EU-132 SZ18 Chelminek No IOTA SZ29 Liliowa No IOTA
SZ10 Wolcza Kepa EU-132 SZ19 Gardzka Kepa No IOTA SZ30 Orzechowy Gaj No IOTA
Baltic Sea Coast Group
Polish # Island Name IOTA #
GD01 Sobieszewska No IOTA
GD02 Portowa No IOTA
GD03 Zulawska No IOTA

(TKS DE1JSH)(95)


Polish Lighthouse Awards

Lighthouses SP Award

QRV Lighthouses SP Award

The Lighthouses SP award is issued for contacts with lighthouses located on Polish territory. The QRV Lighthouses Award is for amateurs operating from these lighthouses.

List of SP lighthouses which are valid for the award:

No.           Location of Lighthouse: Locator Grid
SPL 01 Gdańsk Port Północny JO 94 IJ
SPL 02  Krynica Morska JO 94 RJ 
SPL 03  Hel   JO 94 JO
SPL 04 Jastarnia   JO 94 IQ
SPL 05 Rozewie JO 94 ET
SPL 06 Stilo JO 84 US
SPL 07 Czołpino JO 84 OR
SPL 08 Ustka JO 84 KO
SPL 09 Jarosławiec JO 84 GM
SPL 10 Darłowo JO 84 EK
SPL 11 Gąski JO 74 WF
SPL 12 Kołobrzeg JO 74 SE
SPL 13 Niechorze JO 74 MC
SPL 14 Kikut JO 73 GX
SPL 15 Świnoujście JO 73 DW

 

Lighthouses not on this list are not valid for the award.

All bands and modes. Cross band or via repeaters are not valid.

Award is issued in 4 classes:

TOP CLASS - for CW contacts with all SP lighthouses.
MASTER - contacts on any mode with all SP lighthouses.
MEDIUM - contacts on any mode with at least 8 SP lighthouses
STANDARD - contacts any mode with at least 3 SP lighthouse.

GCR list accepted. The award has to be obtained once - STANDARD class is obligatory. Endorsements for higher classes. Fee for EU and DX stations is 7 IRC. For SP, fee is 10zl. Endorsement fee is 2 IRC for EU and DX, 5zl for SP. Apply to: Awards Manager SQ2EEQ, Stanislaw Leszczyna, ul.Ogrodowa 1/5, 83-110 Tczew, Poland.

Rules for the QRV LIGHTHOUSES SP award may be obtained from SQ2EEQ.

 (Chg 11/09)


Polish World Tour Award

Provide evidence of contacts with five Polish amateur radio expeditions from three continents. SWL OK.  Send GCR list and fee of  5€ for Europeans and $US6 or 8 new style valid IRCs for all others with a GCR list of contacts, to Janusz Wegrzyn SP9FIH, PO Box: 480, 44-100 Gliwice, Poland.   (Award Manager reserves the right to ask for original QSL cards.)

List of Polish Expeditions:
Europe:
3A/SP9PT, 3A/SP3FYM, EI/SP4Z, HB0/SP2FAX, HB0/SP2JMB, LX/SP5UAF, LX/SP7VC, LX/SP5HNK, LX/SP5MBQ, LX/SP7NJX, LX/SQ5IRO, LX/SP6T, LX5A, MU0ULC, MU/SP5UAF, MU/SP5MBQ, MU/SP5LCC, OH0HSV, OY/SM6RXS, SP9FIH/OH0, SP6BGB/OH0, SP6LHI/OH0, TK/SQ5RK, ZA/SP5EAQ
Africa: V5/SP6IXF, V5/SP7VC
Asia:5B4/SP5UAF, 9N1MM - SP9LJD work (1989), 9N7WE, A61/SP9MRO, AP2BJ, BY1QH - SP9LJD operation (1986) and SP9FIH operation (1988), EK0B (October 2005), JT1/SP5DRH, YK0A (1976)
South and Central America: CE0Y/SP9PT, CE0Y/SP9EVP, CE1/SP9PT, CE1/SP9EVP, J3/SP9PT, J3/SP9BQJ, SP9FIH/OA4, TI2/SP9MRO, YN1/SP9MRO
Oceania: 9M6APT, 9M6EVP, A35WE, FO0WEG, FO0POM, FO/SP9FIH, KH6/SP9MRO, VK2JBR, VK2JBQ, VK6KVP, VK9KNE, VK9KND, VK9KCP, VK9KXP, T30NA
North America: SP9PT/VE8

E-mail: sp9fhi@poczta.onet.pl 
Internet: http://www.awards.wyprawy.webd.pl/ 

3/2006


POLAND TROPHY 

This award is a wooden and engraved metal plaque (15x20cm) awarded for contacting (SWL OK) different districts/call areas in Poland. Only the standard call areas of SP1-SP9 are used in this award, not special calls such as SQ or HF.  All QSO's must be confirmed.  All bands and modes OK. 

Bands  SP's need Europeans need All others need
HF 9 5 2
VHF 3 2 1


GCR list and fee of  20 IRCs, 20€ or$US20 to: Robert Kidalo SQ6XX, P.O. Box 57077, 53 - 638 Wroclaw 57, Poland. 

Tks OH3GZ 3/2005


Polish Club Station Awards (PCSA)

The award is issued to any OM or SWL who contacts or SWLs Polish radio amateur Club Stations from 1930, the year when the Polish Amateur Radio Union was established..
Call signs of Polish club stations usually have prefixes of SP1 to SP9 and sufixes such as: PAA- PZZ, KAA – KZZ, ZAA –ZZZ and YAA – YZZ.
For special occasions, unique call signs are used by club stations on a temporary basis. The best opportunity to collect points for the PCSA award is your participation in the annual SPDX Contests every first weekend of April.

Award Categories
a. All CW Contacts
b. All SSB Contacts
c. Mixed ( SSB/CW ) contacts
d. VHF (all bands and modes) contacts
e. Digital modes ( RTTY, PSK, SSTV, etc.) contacts
f. SWL ( all HF and VHF bands and modes )

Requirements: The Basic award requires you to earn at least 50 points using values for each contact as shown below.

European Stations

DX Stations

HF CW

10 points

HF CW

20 points

HF SSB

5

HF SSB

10

VHF (all modes)

10

VHF (all modes)

25

Digital (any band)

5

Digital (any band)

10

Special endorsement stickers will be awarded for collecting 100, 150, 200, 250 and 300 points.
PCSA Award fees: Each award costs $US10 or 10€ . Endorsement Stickers cost $US2 or 2€.
Special prize: Any station earning 400 points is eligible to receive a special plate decorated with engraved personal plaque. This prize is free of charge however shipping charge of $US15 or 15€ will be added to cover airmail registered postage. Send your application form ( extract of LOG ) via REGISTERED MAIL to :Stanislaw Sobieszczuk, P.O. box 103, 00-987 Warszawa, Poland.

Internet: http://sp5psl.pzk.org.pl/public_html/htm/pcsa.htm

Tks K1BV Research 8/16/15


Polish Gmina Award

General Requirements: Poland is divided into 16 provinces (województwa), 379 districts (powiaty) and 2478 communes (gminy). The "Polska" award is issued for contacts with all provinces and the "SPPA" award is for contacts with the districts. The new award program based on contacts with communes in SP has been available for contacts with the communes of Poland since January 1, 2008.

The award is sponsored by the Editor of MK QTC magazine together with the Polish National Society, PZK is the publisher of the PGA awards. All valid amateur bands OK.

There are three groups of PGA awards, (1) for contacting (SWL OK) the communes, (2) for activating those communes which have no resident amateurs, and (3) Special categories such as working all the communes in a particular district.

PGA awards should be hunted in sequence, beginning from the lowest class. Obtaining a several classes of the award at the same time is possible. In that case, only one cabrillo file should be prepared but the charge for all awards must be paid.

Application for any PGA award should be prepared as a Cabrillo file. It is not necessary to send QSL cards but all contacts established in Cabrillo file must be confirmed by two licensed operators whose call signs and e-mails should be placed in SOAPBOX of the prepared file.

The pattern of such a Cabrillo file:
CALLSIGN: UA3XX
CATEGORY: SSB
NAME: Anatol Sikov
ADDRESS: P.O. Box 234
ADDRESS: Moscow
ADDRESS: Russia
SOAPBOX: QSL checked by: UA3DFA ( ua3dfa@post.ru ), UA4RF (ua4rf@rodina.ru)
QSO: 3500 PH 2008-02-09 0701 UA3XX 59 001 SP8OOB 59 KS01
QSO: 3500 PH 2008-02-09 0726 UA3XX 59 002 SP8JMA 59 LN02
QSO: 3500 PH 2008-02-09 1507 UA3XX 59 003 SP4HHI 59 OU01
QSO: 3500 PH 2008-02-09 1528 UA3XX 59 004 SP2IU/2 59 BY08
QSO: 3500 PH 2008-02-09 1542 UA3XX 59 005 SP5DRE 59 WM01
QSO: 3500 PH 2008-02-09 1557 UA3XX 59 006 SQ9XTX 59 CZ03
(...)
QSO: 3500 PH 2008-03-10 1548 UA3XX 59 099 SP5DXX 59 WM02
QSO: 3500 PH 2008-03-19 1007 UA3XX 59 100 SQ9XXU 59 CZ12
END-OF-LOG:

All PGA awards can be issued in electronic (PDF) or traditional (cardboard A4) version. The charge for any paper award is €10 or $12 or 10 IRC for each. Electronic versions are free.

INFORMATION:
E-mail: qtc@post.pl
Internet: www.skjkc.pl/pga
List of Communes and 4-digit code: http://www.skjkc.pl/pga/index.php?go=listagminwww.skjkc.pl/pga/index.php?go=listagmin
Logging programs Vqlog, DX4WIN & Logger32 available at:
www.skjkc.pl/pga/index.php?go=download

Awards for contacting/SWL the Communes:  (Each of the following is a separate award for contacting the indicated number of communes)

PGA-100 Award
PGA-250 Award
PGA-500 Award
PGA-750 Award
PGA-1000 Award
PGA-1200 Award
PGA-1500 Award
PGA-1750 Award
PGA-2000 Award
PGA-2250 Award
PGA-ALL Award

Awards for Organizers of expeditions
:

PG-10-E Award
PG-25-E Award
PG-50-E Award
PG-75-E Award
PG-100-E Award
PG-200-E Award

Special awards

PG-P-E Award
For operators working from all communes of one district ( The "city" district is not considered to be a district) .

PG-P-Ex Award
For operators working from all communes of many districts, for instance PGA-P2 – for all communes of 2 districts, PGA-P3 – for all communes of 3 districts and so on.

PG-W-E Award
For operators working from all communes of one province.

PG-W-Ex Award
For operators working from all communes of many provinces, for instance PGA-W2 Award – all communes of 2 different provinces, PG- W3 – all communes from 3 different provinces and so on.

Tks PA3CUZ and ON4CAS 3/2008


Polish Linen Award

PZK District Skierniewice issues this for contact with District "SK" amateurs after 1 June 1975. SP's need 10, other Europeans 3, rest of world 1. SWL OK. All bands and modes. GCR list and 7 IRCs to: Zarzad Oddzialu Wojewodzkiego Polskiego Zwiazku Krotkofalowcow, PO Box 94, 96-100 Skierniewice, Poland.

Activity week is last week in July of each year. Some active "SK" district stations are: SP7AWA AZP BCA BFO CMR CNK DAX DIV EJS EOY EOZ EPA EPB EXJ FQI FQY GVC HOK HOR HOV IDG IEM ISR IUX JEF KMX KWW LSE LSS MJU MTH MTI MTL PBC ZX.

(TKS UL7CC)(CHG 92)


Polish Missionaries in the World Award 

Work or hear 12 countries where Polish missionaries are serving. Send your log extract and fee of $US5 or 8 IRCs to: Andrzej Tarnawski, SP2GWZ, Os. MC. Skolodowskiej 12/18, PL-86200 Chelmno, Poland.

List of valid countries: 3V, 4X, 5A, 5H, 5N, 5R, 5T, 5U, 5V, 5W, 5X, 5Z, 6W, 7P, 7Q, 7X, 9G, 9J, 9L, 9U, 9X, A2, AP, BV, C5, C9, CE, CN, CO, CP, CX, D2, D6, DU, ER, ES, ET, EU, FG, FR, FY, HA, HH, HC, HI, HK, HL, JA, KP4, LU, LY, LZ, OA, OD, OM, OK, P2, P4, PY, S5, ST, SU, TA, TG, TJ, TL, TN, TT, TU, TY, UR, UN, V5, VP2E, VR2, VU, XE, XT, YB, YK, YL, YN, YO, YS, YV, Z2, ZP and ZS.

Tks ON4CAS 5/2002 


Polish Old Timers Club Certificate

Certificate issued by Polish Seniors Club of PZK for contacts with club members on or after 25 Jan 1976. All bands. Earn 25 points in accordance with the following point value list:

SP’s - HF SSB = 1, CW = 2 EU - HF SSB = 2, CW = 4
VHF SSB,FM = 2 VHF SSB,FM = 4
VHF CW = 4 VHF CW = 8
SP0OTC = 5 SP0OTC = 10
DX - HF SSB = 4, CW = 8
SP0OTC = 15

GCR list and fee of 10 Zloty or 8 IRCs to: Ryszar Czerwinski SP2IW, ul. Torunska 47a/3, PL-85 023 Bydgoszcz, Poland.

(TKS F-10095)(98)

Member list:

SP1ADM DPA EUS JX MK TC

SP2ABJ AEK AHP AP ATF AVE BE BK BKX BLC BMX BRZ CMD DE DX EIW EO EPV EXN FCW GFF GS IU IW JK JS MQ RQ US UT.

SP3AMY BO BOL BVD CB DBD DG FCO FFN HD KB MY NX PL VV SO3HZA.

SP5AY BFW BWO CS EVW FLA FM GH GX HS LP MN NE PM PO YL ZK

SP6AML AYP BAA BHT BOW CIZ CT CZ GB LB OF RE XA

SP7AAK ADS AW CKF EJS FP GI GV IL LA LC ZX

SP8AG ASP BIA BSQ BWR HR JM MJ RJ TK

SP9AAB ADQ ADU ADV AEO AGQ AI AKD ARW ALM AVR BBQ BPQ BRP BWX CAT CWF CWJ CTH CV DEE DF DH DO DUX EB EH EYY FR GP JA KJ NH PT QJ QLK RU WE XLQ ZD ZW SQ9DXM.


Poznan Award

Contact stations in Poznan and "PO" province after 27 Dec 1993. Awarded in 3 classes for earning the required number of points:

Basic Class C Class B Class A
DX 5 5 5 10
EU 10 10 15 20
SWL 15 35 45 55

Point values: Regular stations = 1, Club stations = 2, and Special Event stations = 3. GCR list and fee of 5 IRC for the basic award and 2 IRC for each next class to: WOJSKOWY KLUB KRÓTKOFALOWCÓW, i RADIOAMATORÓW PZK, ul. Dojazd 30, 60-631 Poznan, Poland.

(TKS Z. Klos)(97)


— MK QTC Magazine Series —

General requirements: Fee for each award is 5€, $US7 or 5 IRC, except as noted. Send applications to: Sylwester Jarkiewicz SP2FAP, Redakcja Magazyn Krótkofalowców QTC, Suchacz-Zamek, ul. Wielmoży 5b, 82-340 Tolkmicko, Poland.

E-mail: qtc@post.pl

                    Happy New Year Party Award – HNY

The HNY Party is a meeting on the air of those hams who pass to each other greetings on the last day of the old year and the first day of the new year. All regular data are exchanged during contacts. The Award will be issued for at least twenty QSO's/HRD's conducted on any HF and VHF+ bands from 18.00 UTC on 31 December to 18.00 UTC on 1 January every year.  Send a list of call-signs worked or heard, within thirty days to address shown above.  A special Award will be mailed to the participants who send award fee noted above. Results in the form of the list of HNY Party participants will be published in the March issue of the MK QTC magazine and printed on the backside of the Award.

                    My First QSO Award – MFQ

This award is given for a first, confirmed radio contact using own, private callsign. 
There are 5 separately numbered kinds of the award:
1. My First LF-QSO Award – for the contact on 136 kHz band.
2. My First HF-QSO Award – for the contact on one of bands from 1.8 to 28 MHz. 3. My First VHF+QSO Award – for the contact on one of the bands over 28 MHz.
4. My First EME-QSO Award – for EME contact.
5. My First Satellite-QSO Award – for the contact via any amateur satellite.

Endorsements are available for a particular band or an emission. Send extract from your station log and the copy of your QSL card (*.jpg or *.tiff or *.bmp).

                    My First HRD Award – MFH

This award is given to SWLs for their first, confirmed HRD. There are 5 separately numbered kinds of the award:

1. My First LF-HRD – for the HRD on 136 kHz band
2. My First HF-HRD – for the HRD on one of bands from 1.8 to 28 MHz
3. My First VHF+HRD – for the HRD on one of the bands over 28 MHz
4. My First EME-HRD – for EME HRD
5. My First Satellite-HRD – for the HRD via any amateur satellite

Endorsements are available for a particular band or an emission. Send extract from your station log and a copy of your QSL card (*.jpg or *.tiff or *.bmp).

                    Europe Day Award           [May 9 each year]

The historical roots of European Union go back to the times of World War II. The idea of European integration was born as a desire to prevent similar crimes and destruction forever. Robert Schuman, the French minister of foreign affaires, presented such a project on May 9, 1950 for the first time. This date is recognized as the birthday of the present European Union and is also celebrated as "European Day" every year. To celebrate this momentous event, the "European Day Award" is issued by the editorial staff of MK QTC. At least 30 QSOs with any stations from the countries which are the members of the European Union should be made on May 9 to obtain the award. Send a log extract and fee noted above.

                    Special Events Station Hunter Award (SESH)

This award is issued to any amateur radio station submitting proofs of contacts with 100 or more Special Events Stations. All bands and modes may be used. SWL OK. All contacts must be two-way in the mode for which the application is prepared. All contacts have to be made after November 15, 1945. Send a GCR list in alphanumeric order (A to Z and 1 to 0) by call sign.

                     Polish Telegraphy Club - SPCWC       (motto: Everybody can talk but CW is an art)

The SPCWC was created in 1995 with the sponsorship and initiative of the MK QTC magazine.  It is a radio amateurs’ club, gathering operators and listeners who are keen on CW emission and who are able to receive Morse code signals by ear and to transmit them using handy telegraphic keys. Membership in SPCWC is available to any operator or listener who gives an evidence of contacts on CW with 3 SPCWC members or gives an evidence of at least 100 contacts on CW with different amateur radio stations during last year. Membership available to all interest stations. The application to SPCWC should contain the list of required QSOs confirmed by two members of any telegraphic clubs associated in EUCW. The Membership Award is considered to be an evidence of membership. An applicant should only pay for printout of the award and for the postage, 10 Euro or 12 USD or 12 IRC all together. This is good for lifelong membership and there are no other fees. Membership in SPCWC is invalidated as a result of resignation. The member of SPCWC is entitled to use a logo of the Club. The logo should be clearly exposed on member’s QSL cards. SPCWC is a member of European Association of Telegraphic Clubs: EUCW.

                    World Amateur Radio Day Award -  WARD             [April 18 each year]

Every year, April 18 is celebrated as a holiday for radio amateurs from all over the world. It is celebrated to commemorate the formation of International Amateur Radio Union – IARU (April 18,1925). An occasional award – WARD Award – is issued by MK QTC and PZK in memory of this event. It is available for making 20 QSOs/HRDs on HF or 10 QSO’s/HRD’s on VHF+. Contacts with any licensed operators from all over the world are valid. Send a GCR list and fee as noted above.

Tks SP2FAP 2/2/2008 


SN9MB Award

The Award is issued to celebrate the Divine Mercy Holiday which was established by Pope John Paul II. Make or SWL three contacts with special event station SN9MB, which is activated to celebrate the Divine Mercy Holiday which falls between Easter and Divine Mercy Sunday each year. (Actually, the Feast of Divine Mercy is celebrated on the Octave of Easter (the Sunday immediately following Easter Sunday each year). The three contacts shall be made during three different years (one a year), using any mode on HF or VHF band.

Please send your application which should be in the form of a log extract plus fee of 10 IRCs to: Award Manager SP9CUU, Oazowy Klub Krótkofalowców, SP9PON, ul. Lwa Landaua 17, 30-698 Kraków, Poland.

Tks OH3GZ 4/28/11


SP-AC  Club Series

General Requirements: Contacts after 1-1-1970. SWL OK. All bands and modes OK. GCR accepted. Fee for each award is $US7, 10 IRC or 5€.   2 IRC or $US2 for endorsement stickers. Apply to: Arkadiusz Szczyglewski, PO Box 6, 59-920 Bogatynia, Poland.

Internet: http://www.spac.com.pl/  Verified 4/09

(Chg 2/2008)

W-100-SP

Work or hear 100 different Polish stations. Stickers available for each additional group of 100 up to 3000.

SP-PX

EU and DX need 15, on bands higher than 30 MHz, 7 are needed. 

Polish Postcodes Award

On HF, Polish stations need 70 different postcodes from Poland, on frequencies higher than 30 MHz, 30.   All others 30, and on frequencies higher than 30 MHz,  15.  The first two numbers of the 5 digits are the ones to count: 82-300, 59-922, 00-950. 

Uznam & Wolin Islands Award

Contact stations on these two islands.

SP and EU need 3 QSO with Uznam (EU-129)  and 3 with Wolin Is.(EU-132)
Others need 2 with each of the islands.

Islands of the Baltic Sea Award

Europeans need 21 QSOs with different islands as shown below.
DX need 15 QSOs with these islands.

The following islands count: EU002 020 029 030 034 037 043 053 057 084 087 088 096 097 098 101 117 126 128 129 132 133 135 137 138 139 140 149 172  173  176  177  178  184.

CQ Z 15 Award

Contact each of the countries in Zone 15 on different bands. For example, a contact with SP on one band equals one point times 9 possible bands = 9.

The following bands count: 160  80  40  30  20  17  15  12  10.

Three levels for the award: III = 75 points, II = 100, I = 150.

Multi Band SP Award

Contact with the 9 SP call areas on each band with minimum of 3 contacts per call area. For the basic 2-band award, this would be 54 contacts. You may apply for up to the 9 different bands. (160-10 meters). Award may be issued for Mixed, CW or SSB.

Worked Polish Cities Award

Contact Polish cities of over 50,000 population. 3 classes:

Class III II I
DX 10 15 25
EU 15 25 35
VHF/UHF 10 20 30
SP 30 50 75
 

City: Bełchatów,  Będzin,  Biała Podlaska,  Białystok,  Bielsko Biała,  Bydgoszcz,  Bytom,  Chełm,  Chorzów,  Częstochowa, Dąbrowa Górnicza,  Elbląg,  Ełk,  Gdańsk,  Gdynia,  Gliwice,  Głogów,  Gniezno,  Gorzów Wielkopolski,  Grudziądz,  Inowrocław,  Jastrzębie Zdrój,  Jaworzno,  Jelenia Góra,  Kalisz,  Katowice,  Kędzierzyn Koźle,  Kielce,  Konin,  Koszalin, Kraków,  Kutno,  Legnica,  Leszno,  Lubin,  Lublin,  Łomża,  Łódź,  Mielec,  Mysłowice,  Nowy Sącz,  Olsztyn,  Opole,  Ostrołęka, Ostrowiec Świętokrzyski,  Ostrów Wielkopolski,  Pabianice,  Piekary Śląskie,  Piła,  Piotrków Trybunalski,  Płock,  Poznań, Pruszków,  Przemyśl,  Puławy,  Racibórz,  Radom,  Radomsko,  Rybnik,  Ruda Śląska,  Rzeszów,  Siedlce,  Siemianowice, Skarżysko Kamienna,  Słupsk,  Sosnowiec,  Stalowa Wola,  Starachowice,  Stargard Szczeciński,  Starogard Gdański,  Suwałki, Szczecin,  Świdnica,  Swiętochłowice,  Tarnobrzeg,  Tarnowskie Góry,  Tarnów,  Tczew,  Tomaszów Mazowiecki,  Toruń,  Tychy, Wałbrzych,  Warszawa,  Włocławek,  Wodzisław Sląski,  Wrocław, Z abrze, Z amość,  Zawiercie,  Zgierz,  Zielona Góra,  Żory.

 

CQ SP Award

Issued for working stations in different "small" postcodes. This is the 3 last numbers from the 5 number code. (59-920, 82-312, etc.)

Class Postcodes
DX 75
EU 75
VHF/UHF 75
SP 100

DX-Man Year Award

Contact 100 DXCC countries within one calendar year. The bands 160 through 10 meters, incl WARC  are OK. Available for every year.

SP D - Dolny Slask Award

Contact different administrative districts of the province of Dolny Stask (D) in the following levels:

Class SP EU/DX VHF+
Excellence 30 20 15
I 25 15 10
II 20 10 5
III 15 5 3

Contacts must be made after 1 Jan 1999. Valid districts include: AB BE DZ EG GG GX ID JG JM JR KQ KV LF LG LH ML OA OE PP SS SV TR UN WB WQ WR WW ZO ZS ZT.

(New 01)

ISL Z 15 (Islands of Zone 15)

Contact IOTA recognized islands located in CQ Zone 15. Class III = 20, Class I = 30, Class 1 = 40.

EU: 002 014 016 017 023 024 025 028 031 034 041 045 050 051 053 054 073 083 090 091 096 097 100 101 104 110 126 129(SP) 130 131 132 136 140 144 149 155 163 164 165 166 169 170  173  178  184.

(New 01)

WGI - Worked Greatest Islands

Contact/SWL with the greatest islands from all over the world

Class Islands
EXCELLENT ALL
I 20
II 15
III 10

Islands: Great Britain EU-005, Iceland EU-021, Ireland EU-115, Madagascar AF-013, Honshu AS-007, Sakhalin AS-018, Hokkaido AS-076, Australia OC-001, Java OC-021, New Guinea OC-034, North Island OC-036, Luzon OC-042, Borneo OC-088, Mindanao OC-130, South Island OC-134, Sumatra OC-143, Sulawesi OC-146, Victoria NA-006, Ellesmere NA-008, Cuba NA-015, Greenland NA-018, Newfoundland NA-027, Baffin NA-047, Hispanola NA-096, Banks NA-129. 

Tks OE1-0140 4/8/03

WAPP - Worked All Polish Province

Contact/SWL with each of the administrative districts from all provinces, 16.  Endorsed for all CW, SSB or Mixed. Contacts must be on or after 1-1-1999.

Class SP EU/DX VHF+
Excellence 10 7 6
I 7 4 3
II 5 3 2
III 3 2 1

BUG

Contact stations which are located in administrative districts which are adjacent to  the river BUG.

Class SP EU/DX VHF+
EXCELLENCE ALL 9 6
I 10 7 5
II 7 5 4
III 5 4 3

Administrative districts: L-HR, L-CH, L-WD, L-BP, O-SM, O-WY, R-OC, R-DL, R-UP, R-OM, R-WE, R-YS, R-WX.

Tks S53EO 8/2005

NAREW

Contact stations which are located in administrative districts which are adjacent to  the river NAREW.

Class SP EU/DX VHF+
EXCELLENCE ALL 11 6
I 12 9 5
II 10 7 4
III 8 5 3

Administrative districts: O-HA, O-BL, O-WY, O-MN, O-LO, O-LM, O-KL, R-OR, R-OG, R-YS, R-MM, R-UT, R-NW, R-ND.

SAN

Contact stations which are located in administrative districts which are adjacent to  the river SAN.

Class SP EU/DX VHF+
EXCELLENCE ALL 9 6
I 10 7 5
II 7 5 4
III 5 4 3

Administrative districts: K-UD, K-LK, K-SA, K-BR, K-RZ, K-PR, K-PM, K-JA, K-PE, K-LZ, K-NO, K-ST, K-TB.

PILICA

Contact stations which are located in administrative districts which are adjacent to  the river PILICA.

Class SP EU/DX VHF+
EXCELLENCE ALL 8 6
I 9 8 5
II 7 4 4
III 5 3 3

Administrative districts: G-ZW, G-CZ, S-JE, S-WS, C-RE, C-PT, C-OH, C-TZ, R-PG, R-GJ, R-BF, R-KE.

SP-ABC

Using the last letters of each SP call sign suffix, make the alphabet of 26 letters.  

WISLA

Contact stations which are located in administrative districts by the river WISLA. (Contacts on or after 1-1-1999)

Class SP EU/DX VHF+
EXCELLENCE ALL 40 20
I 40 30 10
II 30 20 7
III 20 10 5

Administrative districts:
G-CY, G-PY, G-BB, G-TH
M-OW, M-CN, M-WA, M-KR, M-KM, M-WI, M-PS, M-PO, M-BZ, M-TA, M-DT
S-KW, S-BU, S-TS, S-AN, S-OT
K-MC, K-TB, K-TN, K-ST
L-KK, L-OB, K-PU, L-RK
R-LQ, R-EN, R-KE, R-GI, R-GJ, R-PA, R-OO, R-WM, R-WZ, R-NW, R-ND, R-AC, R-PN, R-PL, R-PD
P-WL, P-WK, PO-LP, P-AK, P-TO, P-TM, P-BY, P-BM, P-SW, P-CL, P-GR, P-GM
F-TC, F-IY, F-UM, F-MB, F-UG, F-NR, F-GD

ODRA

Contact stations which are located in administrative districts which are by the river ODRA. (Contacts on or after 1-1-1999)

Class SP EU/DX VHF+
EXCELLENCE ALL 20 10
I 20 15 7
II 15 10 5
III 10 5 3

Administrative districts:

G-RC, G-WV
U-EY, U-AP, U-OP, U-OJ, U-BQ
D-OA, D-WR, D-WW, D-SS, D-TR, D-WQ, D-LG, D-UN, D-GX, D-GG
B-WP, B-NL, B-ZG, B-KD, B-SC, B-GW
Z-MY Z-GN, Z-CE, Z-ZE, Z-GL.

WARTA

Contact stations which are located in administrative districts which are by the river WARTA. (Contacts on or after 1-1-1999)

Class SP EU/DX VHF+
EXCELLENCE ALL 20 10
I 20 15 7
II 15 10 5
III 10 5 3

Administrative districts:

G-ZW, G-MS, G-CZ, G-CT, G-KX
C-RE, C-PV, C-WU, C-IA, C-UL, C-DD
W-TK, W-KH, W-NN, W-KJ, W-SP, W-SP, W-WF, W-JC, W-SI, W-SR, W-PO, W-PX, W-OI, W-SX, W-MH
B-MI, B-GW, B-GP, B-SN

  Work Polish Call Areas

Nine separate awards are available for contacting (SWL OK) different Polish stations located in their call areas 1 through 9.

A "Basic Award" is available for contacting the following number of different station in each call area:

An endorsement is available for contacting an additional number of different stations in ech call area:

SP’s need 20, EU need 10 and others 5,

SP’s need 20, EU need 10 and others 5.

 

     SP 24H

Contact/SWL each of the 16 Polish provinces (województwa: B, C, D, F, G, J, K, L, M, O, P, R, S, U, W, Z) in a 24 hour period.

 

    Polish Baltic Award

Contact/SWL Polish "powiats" (small districts) which are located on the coastline along the Baltic Sea.

Powiaty Z: SF KP GF KG KZ LA
             F: SL EB PK DY OV GD NR WJ
             J: EL AW

Class

SP

EU/DX

Excellence

All 16

All 16

I

14

10

II

12

8

III

10

5

     Polish Locator Grid Award

Contact different grid locator squares (Maidenhead System) which are found in Poland. 

Grids in Poland:    JO- 70, 71, 72, 73, 74, 80, 81, 82, 83, 84, 90, 91, 92, 93, 94
                           KO- 00, 01, 02, 03, 04, 10, 11,12, 13, 14, 20
                           JN- 89, 99
                           KN- 09,19

CLASS  SP   EU/DX
 EXCELLENCE ALL 30 28
 I  28  25
 II  26 23
 III 24 20

 

     Contact Polish "GMIN " Award

The gminas (Polish for a commune or municipality) is the smallest political division in the country.  

Poland is divided into political/administrative units as follows: 

Name of Subdivision Equivalent in English Number that 
currently exist
Voivodoship Province 16
Powiat County 379
Gminas Commune or Municipality 2478

The SP-AC offers 5 different awards for submitting proof of contact with increasing numbers of "Gminas".  

1. Contact/SWL 100 different Gminas.
2. Contact/SWL 250 different Gminas.
3. Contact/SWL 500 different Gminas.
4. Contact/SWL 750 different Gminas.
5. Contact/SWL 1000 different Gminas. 

A complete list of all Gminas is available on the SP-AC website: http://spac.com.pl 

 


SP-CU Award

Sponsored by R.C. Glogow SP6YCL for working stations in the copper working region of Poland. Prior to 1975, valid provinces are XA, XJ, XK, XM, YJ and ZA. After 1975, only stations from Legnica province (LG) are valid. Europeans bordering Poland (DL, UB) need 15 QSO's, other EU need 10, all others 5. All modes, repeater and satellite are valid. On VHF/UHF, requirements are half of the above. SWL OK. GCR list and fee of 10 IRCs to: SP-CU Manager, PO Box 229, PO-67-200 Glogow, Poland.

(TKS DE1JSH)(95)


SP Digital Award

Contact 15 Polish stations in different Maidenhead locators using any digital mode (FAX, SSTV, RTTY, PSK etc). SWL OK. All bands. Endorsements for 20, 25 or 30 large squares are available. No date restrictions. GCR list and fee of  10 IRC or PLN 10 for the award and 4ZL or 2 IRC for endorsements to: Jozef Siedlecki SP3GAX, Ul. Wojska Polskiego 48/6, 66 077 Zielona Gora, Poland.

Valid Locators in Poland are:  JO70, JO71, JO72, JO73, JO74, JN89, JO80, JO81, JO82, JO83, JO84, JN99, JO90, JO91, JO92, JO93, JO94, KN09, KO00, KO01, KO02, KO03, KO04, KN19, KO10, KO11, KO12, KO13, KO14, KO20

(Chg 12/21/12)


SP-DX Award

An honorary membership may be earned by contacting members of the SP DX Club after 1 Oct 1959. SWL OK. Europeans need 15 and all others 10. One QSO with SP0DXC counts for 3 (EU) or 5 (DX) contacts with regular members of SPDXC. Make sure you have sent card to their members. GCR list and 10 IRCs to: SPDXC Award Manager, Zbigniew Leszczynski SP5GRM, ul. Powstancow 10, 09-200 Sierpc, Poland.  

E-mail: sp5grm@writeme.com 

(CHG 8/2003)

Member list available in "lists" section of DXAWARDS.COM. 


SPFF-H Award

The goal of the SP Flora Fauna Award program is to popularize the concept of creating and maintaining the national and landscape parks in Poland. The award is issued by QTC (amateur radio monthly magazine) in cooperation with the international program WFF (World Flora Fauna). The basic award is issued for confirmed QSOs with stations operating from 3 different national/landscape parks (SPFF-001, SPFF-002, SPFF-003 ……SPFF-147). Endorsements are issued for each additional 3 SPFFs. Paper QSL cards, eQSLs and confirmations via WFF LogSearch systems (http://ew4dx.org/WFFsearch.html) are recognized for this award. This award is issued in electronic or traditional format (i.e. printout). The award applications should be sent to qtc@post.pl.

The electronic award format is free of charge. Those who wish to receive the paper version of the award should submit a fee of 10€ or $US12 to Redakcja QTC, Suchacz-Zamek, 82-340 Tolkmicko, Poland. The funds may also be sent via PayPal to the following email address: qtc@post.pl

Tks SP2FAP 10/09 Corrected 10/22/09 


SP9YFF Flora Fauna Expeditions Award

The SP9YFF Flora Fauna Award is issued for confirmed QSO/SWL reports with station SP9YFF. This club station operates from protected Nature Parks and Reserves under the WFF program. The SP9YFF expedition list for operations conducted in 2010 , 2011 , 2012 may be found at their website.

The Award is issued for contacting different expeditions by SP9YFF.
Each award features a different design.
1. Basic Award: 5 confirmed FF Expeditions by SP9YFF.
2. 25 confirmed FF Expeditions by SP9YFF
3. 50 confirmed FF Expeditions by SP9YFF
4. 75 confirmed FF Expeditions by SP9YFF
5. 100 confirmed FF Expeditions by SP9YFF

You may easily see if you qualify for any of these awards, by checking on the number of confirmed SPFF objects by SP9YFF which are shown on the EW4DX Green Log. You may copy the information from his website or excel download the EXCEL file which shows EVERY contact you have made for the WFF programs in ALL countries which offer them.

The application for award may be made without a listing since the SPFF manager will check the your call sign in the EW4DX data base and confirm the results to your e-mail address. (SWLs, need to send an e-mail to Award Manager with full QSO data, including number of SPFF references "heard" since SWL data is not found on this listing. They will confirm your claim and issue the award).

All diplomas are issued free of charge in digital form. You will receive your diploma as a good quality *.jpg file.

Internet: http://www.sp9yff.pl/dyplom/ff.php?
The EW4DX file of all FF QSOs: http://www.ew4dx.org/WFFsearch.html

Tks: Kris SP9UPK 5/13/12


SP-YL-C Diploma

Contact YL members of Ofolno Polskiego Klubu Kobiet Krotkofalowcow PZK after 21 July 1985. Each HF contact counts 1 point, VHF counts 2. SP's need 15 points, other Europeans need 5, rest of world need 3. GCR list and fee of 7 zlotys or 10 IRCs to: Bozena Lacheta, skr.poczt.678, 30-960 Krakow 1, Poland. 

Internet: http://www.sp9pkz.republika.pl/204.htm 

(Chg 9/2009)


SP5PB Series

General Requirements:  GCR list of all contacts made is required with appropriate names if available and fee of $US7 ($US8 for airmail) or equivalent payment in IRCs.  The best way to qualify for many of these awards is to be active during the PZK contest the last week of April each year.  The awards are all well designed multicolored certificates and certainly worth possessing.  All bands and modes may be used.  Apply to: Piotr Brydak SP5PB, Okolnik 9A m 16, 00-368 Warszawa, Poland.    

    All Baltic Islands Award
Contact islands located in the Baltic Sea.  Europeans need 10, NA, Africa and Asians need 5, SA and Oceania need 3.  All islands located in the Baltic Sea will count regardless of population.

    Baltic Lighthouses Award
Contact amateur stations which are installed on Baltic Sea lighthouses.  Contacts from 1-1-1997.  The following Baltic entities count:  SP  DL  OZ  SM  OH  OH0  OJ0   R1MV  ES  YL  LY  UA2.  Europeans need 10 lighthouse contacts, NA Africa and Asians need 5, SA and Oceania need 3. 

(Chg 11/2005)

     Maritime Mobile Award
Contact at least 7 Maritime Mobile stations from any part of the world.

    Mazowsze (Mazovia) Award
Contact SP stations in counties located in Mazovia "R" province.  Contacts since 1-1-1999.  The following counties are in the province:  AC  BF  CI  ED  EN  ER  GI  GJ  GS  GT  KE  LQ  MA  MM  MZ  ND  NW  OC  OG  OM  OO  OR  PA  PD  PF  PG  PL  PN  PZ  RA  RD  UP  UT  WE  WM  WZ  WX  YD  YS  ZQ  ZV.
The county abbreviation follows the province designation "R" which should be indicated on the SP QSL card.    Europeans have to work 10 of the counties, NA, African and Asians need 7, South America and Oceania need 5. 

(Chg 11/2005)

     WISLA (Vistula) River Award
Contact SP stations in provinces located along the longest Polish river, the Vistula.  Contacts from 1-1-1999.  The following provinces count:  F, G, K, L, M, P, R, S. Europeans have to work at least 7 of the 8 provinces.  North America, Africa, Asia need to work 6, South America, Oceania stations need to work 5.  


SP7 Award

Contact 3 stations in each of the provinces of the SP7 call area. These provinces are KI, LD, PT, SI, SK, TG. SWL OK. Contacts after 1 June 1975. GCR list and fee of $US5 to: Andrzej Buras SQ7BCG, ul.Jarzebinowa 8, 27-200 Starachowice, Poland.

(Tks ON4CAS)(99)


SP9PRO Community On The Air Award          (

The SP9PRO Community On The Air AWARD is issued by SP9PRO Club Station established at RYBNIK Division of Mining Engineers and Technicians Association – SITG.   Participants willing to obtain this Award should made 10  (SP) QSL confirmed QSO/SWL Reports or 8 (other than SP) on or after November 26, 1972

 

Regular Members

Associate Members

SP Stations

5

5

Europeans

4

4

All Others

3

5 (May be any 3Z, HF, SN, SP or SQ stations.)

Regular Members: SP9PRO, SO9S, SP9PT, SP9RU, SP9AHB, SP9AID, SP9AKW (Silent Key), SP9BQJ, SP9CTW, SP9EBQ, SP9ERV (Silent Key), SP9EWO (Silent Key), SP9EYX, SP9FTJ, SP9FUU, SP9HTU, SP9IJU, SP9LJD, SP9MDO, SP9MQH, SP9QMP, SP9QZZ, SP9REP, SP9UON, SP9WZJ, SQ9MZ, SQ9NJ, SN9K (only 1995), HF70A, 3Z9IARU, 3Z0SITG, SP9PT/VE8, 3A/SP9PT, VK9KNE, VK2JBR, 9M6APT, CE0Y/SP9PT, CE1/SP9PT, J3/SP9PT, ZL7/SP9PT, J3/SP9BQJ, S5/SP9BQJ, ZL7/SP9BQJ, PP1ZKA, DL/SP9ERV, OK8/SP9CTW, CT3/SP9LJD, EK8PL.
Also portable activity above stations (/p, m, 1-9, etc.).

Associate Members: SP7AID, SP9CXX, SP9DTR, SP9EIJ, SP9EVP, SP9FKQ, SP9FOW, SP9FRZ, SP9FUC, SP9HZF, SP9IKF, SP9JDP, SP9LIP, SP9LJH, SP9MDY, SP9MQA, SP9NLB, SP9NLG, SP9NLK, SP9QMH, SP9QZI, SP9QZT, SP9RCF, SP9RCL, SP9TPB, SP9UNX, SP9UPK, SP9UOP, SP9WAN, SP9WLC, SQ9ANT, SQ9ACK, SQ9ACH, SQ9HZM, SQ9JKW, SQ9JKS, DJ0MCZ, DL3NDP, OK2BIQ, VE6CDO.

Send a GCR List fee of 3 IRC’s to: KLUB KROTKOFALOWCOW SITG – SP9PRO, P.O. Box 131, 44-200 Rybnik, Poland.

Internet: Our award program: http://www.sp9pro.cad.pl/award.html

Tks SQ9MZ 4/2009


Worked SP0 Award

Contact SP0 stations - no time, date or band restrictions. EU need 3, DX 2. GCR list and fee of 9 IRCs, $US6 or DM10 to: Polski Zwiazek Krotkofalowgow, 89-950 Zow Bydgoszcz 1, PO Box 37, Poland.

(TKS G4OWT)(97)


SP0ZS Award

SP0ZS is a special call standing for Zwiazek Sybirakow (Association of Siberian Deportees) commemorating the memory of all Poles deported and imprisoned in Siberia. The first deportation took place in 1768, the last in 1954. The award is well designed emphasizing the historical date of these large scale deportations. Make 2 contacts with this special event station (SWL OK) on different days. GCR list and fee of 10 IRCs or $US7. Apply to: Henryk Szaniawski SP8BJH, ul Spoldzielcza 1m 31. 21-500 Biala-Podlaska, Poland. 

(TKS SP8BJH)(98)


Tatras-Zakopane Award

Sponsored by the Zakopane RC to promote the Tatra Mountain region and the town of Zakopane. Earn 5 points by contacting any combination of the following stations: SP9KGG, SP0KGG or 3Z9PT = 5 points; a member of the Zakopane RC = 2 points, other stations in Zakopane = 1, expeditions to the mountains = 3 points. Contacts after 1 Jan 1995. GCR list and fee of $US5 or 7 IRCs to: Zakopane Radio Club SP9KGG, PO Box 88, 34-500 Zakopane, Poland. 

(TKS CQ Mag)(98)


Province Turoszow Award

Contact members of the Kon-Tiki ARC after 1 Jan 1991. SWL OK. 15 points are needed - each member or club station SP6PCM = 15, so only one contact seems to be needed. SWL members are valid for 5 points each. GCR list and fee of $US3 or 5 IRCs to: Radio Club Kon-Tiki, PO Box 6, 59-920 Bogatynia, Poland.

(TKS ONL-4003/N1TOI)(96)


Wigry Award 

Offered by PZK and local club SP4YSU to encourage contacts with the Wigry Region. Only single contact with Suwalki area is required. Send your application along with fee of 2 IRC's to: SP4MPH; P.O. Box 27; 16-400 Suwalki-1, Poland.

Tks SP5PB 3/14/2003


Wroclaw Award

Contact Wroclaw stations since 6 May 1945. DX stations need 10 points, Europeans 15. Each Wroclaw QSO = 2 points; SP6PKQ = 5 and contacts made during the celebration of the "Days of Wroclaw" (6-10 May each year) count double. Special event stations with prefixes SP0, SR0, SN0 or SQ0 located in the city of Wroclaw = 7 points. SWL OK. All bands and modes. GCR list and fee of 10 IRCs to: Klub Krotkofalowcow SP6PKQ - "IKAR", PO Box 2190, PL 50-985 Wroclaw 47, Poland.

(TKS K1RM)(CHG 95)


WSPHCM Award

Contact members of the SPHC after 1 Oct 1959. All bands and modes. Available in 3 classes: Class 3 - DX need 5 different, EU need 10; Class 2 - DX need 10, EU need 20; Class 1 - DX need 20, EU need 40. GCR list and fee of $US5 or 10 IRCs to: Ciereszko Mikolaj SP5CJQ, ul. Mlodziezowa um 7, PL 05-101 Nowy Dwor Mazowiecki 3, Poland. 

(Chg 5/2006) 

Members: SP1ADM AFU DPA IXG LOP NQT SP2BKF FAP IW MDK OFK ZFJ ZT SP2-7354 SP3AKA BGD BYZ CMX KB SUN ZAH SP-0047-GO, SP-0402-KL, SP-0059-KN, SP-0005-KL, SP-1151-PO,SP4CUF GFG SP-0100-OL SP4-208 SP5AWV CJQ EJB FLA GTC JXK KVW LKL MBA NE PCR XD SP-0094-WA SP-010305-OS SP6AGD BFK BSB CJZ CXH DVP EGC FER FXX PAZ PWT SP-0060-JG SP-0160-JG SP-0048-JG SP-3003-LG SP7AW AWA CKF ENU EV GV IVW IXT JWR KTE LZD MJL PAD PBC XK XX SP7-1230/P-LD SP8DYY HR KEA PFI SR SP-0062-ZA SP9ADU AQY DH EEE HTD HWN KOU PRO ZKN SP0BEM DXC FPP ITU MDD PAZ ZKN 3Z0BEM SP9-1573-KA SP9-3010-KA SP9-3110-KA SP9-3354-KA. 

(CHG 96)


ZKD Award (Diploma "Z.uławska Commuter Rail")

This award is sponsored by the Club SP2KDS, Amateur Radio Club of Jantar SP2PHA, and the School Amateur Radio Club at the School of Communications in Gdansk SP2PTL, Radioklub Pomorskie Regional Board LOK SP2KAC, Tczew Amateur Radio Club SP2KMH and Pomeranian Society Railways. The award commemorates the history of the narrow gauge railway on the Vistula delta, promotion Z.uławska Railways Commuter.  Contact stations whose owners are associated with the railway on or after 14 Aug 2012, which was the 10th Anniversary of reactivation of ZKD scheduled traffic.

Earn a total of 100 points based on the table shown below:

1. Point Values:
A. Special event stations associated with Zulawska Commuter Rail (HF10ZKD) = 30 pts.
B. Club stations: SP2KAC, SP2KDS, SP2KMH, SP2PHA, SP2PTL = 20 points.
C. Club members belonging to the clubs of SP2KAC, SP2KDS, SP2KMH, SP2PHA, SP2PTL = 10 points.
D. Other stations in any city along the train route where it passes open or closed railway network Commuter Rail Z.uławska = 5 points.
E. Contacts with any station operating from a moving train on the Commuter Rail Z.uławska = an extra 20 points.
F. contacts with the same station may be repeated in other bands or modes for award purposes.
2. SWLs eligible on the same basis as amateur stations.
3. All bands and modes OK.
4. Cost 10 PLN diploma or 5 IRC.
Account number: 40 1090 2617 0000 0001 1078 8384
5. Send GCR list and application for the Award to: Andrew Wisniewski, Garden 28, 82-103 Stegna, Poland.

Email: sq2ajn@wp.pl
Internet: http://sp2pha.republika.pl/zkd_award.html or http://sp2pha.republika.pl/zkd_award.html

Tks PA3CUZ 6/26/13


63 DNI (63 Days) Award

This award commemorates the 50th Anniversary of the Warsaw Revolt against German occupation during World War II. SWL OK. Contact stations in Warsaw, each year starting in 1994, during the period of August 1 to October 2nd. Each eligible station may be contacted one time per mode/band. All bands and modes may be used. 63 points must be earned - values are as follows (point values double for outside Eu)

1. stations SP5NHV SO5PW SO5DC SP5PW 3Z5PW 3Z5NHV 3Z0PW - 23 for Europe
2. contacts with 3Z7PW  SN7PW  SN8PW  SN0ZPW SN0PW and SP0PW = 20 for Europe
3. Boyscout club stations = 15 for Europe,  (SP5Z.)
4. Other clubstations = 8 for Europe,(SP5K, SP5P)
5. All Warsaw stations = 5 for Europe, 

GCR list and fee of 8 IRCs, $US8 or DM10 to: Wlodzimierz Nawrot DL3KDC, Erzbergerallee 86, D-52066 Aachen, Germany. 

(Chg 8/2001)


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