Nominations for the 2021 American Dayton Hamvention Awards will begin on November 1. This year's Hamvention will present awards in categories such as technical achievement, special achievement, amateur radio operator of the year and amateur radio club of the year.
The Technical Achievement Award aims to recognize important contributions to excellent technology in the radio world. Such as inventions, processes, discoveries, experiments or any other outstanding technical achievements that have contributed to amateur radio.
The Special Achievement Award is awarded to radio amateurs who have made outstanding contributions to the development of radio art and science. The award is usually awarded to a respected amateur who took the lead in completing an important project.
The annual amateur award is given to amateur radio enthusiasts who have long been committed to promoting the development of amateur radio. This person usually has a history of giving back to Ham Radio’s contributions, and demonstrates service dedication, professionalism and desire to promote amateur radio.
The Club of the Year recognizes a club for participating in all aspects of amateur radio for the benefit of the community and/or nation.
These awards are awarded annually. The deadline for nomination is February 15, 2021. Nomination form can be provided. Other information can be attached as an attachment. Provide a way to contact the nominee. Submit the form by email or US mail, Hamvention, Attn: Awards Committee, P.O. Box 964, Dayton, OH 45401-0964.
The winners and their achievements will be announced on the Hamvention website and on the Hamvention program. The award ceremony will be held on Saturday night.