© Egbert Hertsen
EgbertHertsen

Awards

Besides DXCC, WAZ & IOTA, there are several other award programmes I’m actively involved in. Here’s an - incomplete - overview.

WPX

WPX

stands

for

"Worked

Prefixes".

The

popular

program

is

also

sponsored

by

the

American

CQ

Magazine.

Depending

on

the

mode

used,

the

basic

WPX

award

is

available

for

300

or

400

confirmed

prefixes.

Stickers

are

available

for

each

additional

50

prefixes

as

well

as

for

a

certain

number

of

prefixes

on

each

band

and

continent.

Full

details

about

the

WPX

award

program

can

be

found at the

WPX webpage.

Current standing: 6200 confirmed prefixes.

CQ DX Field Award

Another

award

sponsored

by

the

american

CQ

Magazine.

Aim

is

to

work

and

confirm

Maidenhead

Grid

Locators

using the first four letters/digits.

Info about this program may be found here. Current standing: 194 confirmed locators.

USA-CA Award

The

USA

Counties

Award

is

sponsored

by

the

american

CQ Magazine.

Aim

is

to

work

and

confirm

counties

in

the

lower

48

states, Hawaii & Alaska.

Info about this program may be found here. Current standing: 1147 confirmed counties.

RDA Award

The

abbreviation

RDA

stands

for

Russian

Districts

Award.

Aim

is

to

work

and

confirm

districts

in

the

russian

territory.

Info about this program may be found here and here. Current standing: 1072 confirmed russian districts.

DLD Award

Issued

by

the

DARC

for

working

and

confirming

german

“Ortsverbände”;

i.e.

local

division

of

the

german IARU society. They are called DOKs.

Info about this program may be found here. I have over 1000 DOKs confirmed on both 40 and 80m.
National Islands Awards National Islands Awards Lighthouse Awards Lighthouse Awards Castle Awards Castle Awards Flora & Fauna Awards Flora & Fauna Awards 100, 200, 300, … 100, 200, 300, …

WAE

Issued

by

the

DARC

for

working

european

countries

on

several band/mode slots

Info about this program may be found here.
© Egbert hertsen
EgbertHertsen

Awards

Besides DXCC, WAZ & IOTA, there are several other award programmes I’m actively involved in. Here’s an - incomplete - overview.

WPX

WPX

stands

for

"Worked

Prefixes".

The

popular

program

is

also

sponsored by the American CQ Magazine.

Depending

on

the

mode

used,

the

basic

WPX

award

is

available

for

300

or

400

confirmed

prefixes.

Stickers

are

available

for

each

additional

50

prefixes

as

well

as

for

a

certain

number

of

prefixes

on

each

band

and

continent.

Full

details

about

the

WPX

award

program

can

be

found

at

the

WPX

webpage.

Current standing: 6200 confirmed prefixes.