Nominations are now being accepted for the Dayton Hamvention®'s 2016 awards. According to the Dayton Amateur Radio Association, these prestigious awards include:
- Amateur of the Year Award - recognizing an individual who has made a long-term, outstanding commitment to the advancement of amateur radio;
- Technical Excellence Award - for a person who has made an outstanding technical advancement in the field of amateur radio;
- Special Achievement Award - honoring someone who has made an outstanding contribution to the advancement of amateur radio, usually someone who has spearheaded a significant project; and
- Club of the Year - awarded to a radio club which has made a significant contribution to the advancement of amateur radio.
Nominations must be received by February 1. Additional details and nomination forms are available on the Dayton Hamvention® Website at: http://hamvention.org/event-details/awards/.
Nominations or questions may be e-mailed to Awards@hamvention.orgor mailed to Dayton Hamvention Awards, PO Box 1446, Dayton, OH 45401-1446. The 2016 Dayton Hamvention will be held on May 20-22 at Hara Arena in Dayton, Ohio.