The ARRL invites nominations for awards that recognize educational and technological pursuits in Amateur Radio. Nominations are also open for ARRL’s premier award to honor a young licensee — the Hiram Percy Maxim Award.
Hiram Percy Maxim Award
Recognizes a radio amateur and ARRL member under age 21 whose accomplishments and contributions are of the most exemplary nature within the framework of Amateur Radio activities. Nominations for this award need to be made through your ARRL Section Manager, who will then forward the nomination to ARRL Headquarters by 31st March 2019.
ARRL Herb S. Brier Instructor of the Year Award
Honours an ARRL volunteer Amateur Radio instructor or an ARRL professional classroom teacher who uses creative instructional approaches and reflects the highest values of the Amateur Radio community. The award highlights quality of — and commitment to — licensing instruction. Nominations are due by 15th March 2019.
ARRL Microwave Development Award
Pays tribute to a radio amateur or group of radio amateurs who contribute to the development of the Amateur Radio microwave bands. The nomination deadline is 31st March 31, 2019.
ARRL Technical Service Award
Recognizes a radio amateur or group of radio amateurs who provide Amateur Radio technical assistance or training to others. The nomination deadline is 31st March 2019.
ARRL Technical Innovation Award
Granted to a radio amateur or group of radio amateurs who develop and apply new technical ideas or techniques in Amateur Radio. The nomination deadline is 31st March 2019.
Knight Distinguished Service Award
Established to recognize exceptionally notable contributions by a Section Manager to the health and vitality of ARRL. The nomination deadline is 30th April 2019.
The ARRL Board of Directors selects recipients for these awards. Winners are typically announced following the Board’s July meeting.
More Information - http://www.arrl.org/arrl-award-nominations