Contacts are encouraged to official special event callsign stations for the awareness of COVID-19 pandemic around the world.
Sunday, April 19, 2020 0.00 UTC thru Sunday, July 19, 2020, 2359 UTC. .
MODES AND BANDS
While contacts are permitted on all amateur radio bands (CW, SSB, RTTY and FT8/4)
This award honors contacts to 100 or more different special event callsign stations during this time period. The same station can be counted only once per emission mode and band (therefore a same special callsign is worth a maximum of 3 points per each band 1 Cw, 1 Ssb, 1 Ft8/Ft4/Rtty)
This award honors contacts between 50 and 100 different special event callsign stations during this time period. The same station can be counted only once per emission mode and band (therefore a same special callsign is worth a maximum of 3 points per each band 1 Cw, 1 Ssb, 1 Ft8/Ft4/Rtty)
ALL the official special callsign stations for the awareness of COVID-19, from all DXCC countries, are qualified to this program.
Special calls during Covid19
Write to: email@example.com to add official callsign for the awareness of COVID-19 to the list
AWARD manager: IK6QON Francesco (firstname.lastname@example.org)
The application for each Award must be done with SHSF form.
You must send a log file in ADIF format with all QSO valid for this award
Applicants must send the ASHSF form and “adi” file to the Manager at address email@example.com
Each claimed contact must be confirmed through paper QSL card. Digital QSL, EQSL and LOTW confirmations can be accepted by the Award Manager as his evaluation. Sending the paper QSL cards is not required but they must be in possession of the applicant and they are requested by the Award manager as part of regular application process (by scan and sending via e-mail).
The Award Manager reserves the right to check any QSO of those claimed.
Sending of the applications and fee.
For Award, please send the application via e-mail using the SHSF form to: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Award is free and it is issued as PDF file.
Application of classic Paper award is subject to a fee of Euro 15,00 for award printing and shipment for European applicants; a fee of Euro 20,00 for non European applicants.