Other New England Awards
In addition to the contest awards, working the NEQP may help you attain the awards listed below.
Sponsored by the Candlewood ARA for contacting each of the 8 counties of Connecticut: Litchfield, Fairfield, New Haven, Hartford, Middlesex, Tolland, New London and Windham. All modes and bands, no date restrictions. GCR list and 2 first class stamps for USA applicants or 3 IRC's for all others.
PO Box 3441
Danbury, CT. 06813
Maine County Award
Sponsored by the Yankee Radio Club
The award is given to amateurs who show evidence of working all the counties in Maine. New England hams need to work 2 stations each county, any band any mode except repeaters. The rest of the States and the world, need to work one station from each county.
Copies of QSLs are acceptable to submit and two General class or higher
amateurs may review the cards and sign that they saw the cards in the operator's
This does not preclude us to request certain cards if required.
There is an endorsement for the county award using repeaters, but it can only be an endorsement after the original is issued.
Send application and $2.00 to:
Yankee Radio Club
c/o George Drisko, KB1AQE
5 Pine Street
Bridgton Maine 04009-1321
The Worked All New Hampshire Award (WNH), sponsored by the New Hampshire Amateur Radio Association, will be presented to any radio enthusiast submitting proof of contact with New Hampshire resident operators in each of the ten New Hampshire counties (Belknap, Carroll, Cheshire, Coos, Grafton, Hillsborough, Merrimack, Rockingham, Strafford and Sullivan).
Contacts on all bands and all modes will be accepted, except those made via land-based repeaters, digipeaters and nodes. Endorsements may be issued for specific mode or bank achievement, including an all SWL endorsement. This handsome red, blue and gold certificate will be issued for contacts made after January 1, 1983.
Confirming QSLs will be considered satisfactory evidence of successful contact. A fee of $2.00 Domestic ($5.00 International) will be required at the time of QSL submission to cover the cost of certificate, postage, packaging and return of QSL cards.
All inquires and/or submissions for the sward should be addressed to:
NHARA WNH Award
c/o North Country Amateur Radio Club
12 Cottage Street
Lancaster, NH 03584 USA
PURPOSE: To encourage communications between amateur radio operators outside of Vermont, and amateurs in all counties of Vermont. To encourage a high level of technical and operating skills from other amateurs in working all Vermont counties.
RULES: Work at least 13 out of the 14 Vermont counties. Any band or modes, or combination thereof, except repeaters. No restriction on time limits. (Vermont amateurs may qualify if they remain in one county.
VERIFICATION: Send list of calls, dates, and counties worked, verified by two other licensed amateurs that they have seen the QSL cards for the counties worked. Or include photocopies of the front and back of the QSL cards along with the aforementioned list. Do not send cards.
AWARD: A numbered certificate signed by the CVARC President or the Awards Manager.
COST: $4.00 to cover cost of certificate, postage and processing.
ADDRESS: Central Vermont Amateur Radio Club, W1BD POB 74 South
Barre, VT 05670