Plaques & Certificates
ARRL Contest Awards Status - Updated Thursday, March 31, 2014
2013 Sweepstakes Clean Sweep mugs and participation pins (started shipping March 28, 2014)
2013 January VHF Contest certificates (mailed March 28, 2014)
2012 10 GHz and Up Contest certificates (mailed March 27, 2014)
2012 EME Contest certificates (mailed March 20, 2014)
2012 DX Contest - DX QSO certificates - Phone and CW (mailed March 20, 2014)
2012 IARU HF Championship certificates (mailed 27 February 2014)
2012 Phone Sweepstakes plaaues (shipped 27 February 2014)
2012 August UHF Contest certificates (mailed 7 February 2014)
2012 10 Meter Contest certificates (mailed 7 February 2014)
2013 RTTY Roundup certificates (mailed 3 February 2014)
2012 September VHF Contest certificates (mailed 3 February 2014)
2012 Sweepstakes CW certificates (mailed 29 January 2014)
2012 Sweepstakes Phone certificates (mailed 29 January 2014)
2013 RTTY Roundup plaques (shipped December 2013)
2012 Sweepstakes CW plaques (shipped December 2013)
2012 ARRL 160 Meter Contest certificates (mailed December 2013)
2013 DX CW Contest certificates and plaques
To Be Processed:
2013 DX Phone Contest certificates and plaques
2013 June VHF Contest certificates and plaques
2013 IARU HF Championship certificates
Plaques are awarded in the following ARRL Events:
- November Sweepstakes CW
- November Sweepstakes Phone
- RTTY Roundup
- International DX Contest CW
- International DX Contest Phone
- June VHF QSO Party
Plaques are awarded only if the plaque is sponsored. A list of sponsored plaques is included in the contest write-up in QST and in the Online Contest Results. Unsponsored plaques may be purchased by the winner.
Plaques are currently priced at $75.00, which includes all shipping and handling costs to the winner.
Sponsored plaques are typically available for the overall winner in each category defined by the rules. In addition, sponsored plaques are generally available for the winner of each category in each ARRL Division.
In all contests offering plaques, groups or individuals may sponsor special interest plaques. Some examples of special interest plaques are:
- High Score PSK31 -- RTTY Roundup
- First Call Area High Score -- DX Contest
- Continental Winners -- DX Contest
- Caribbean Multi-Two -- DX Contest
If you are interested in sponsoring a special interest plaque, please contact the ARRL Contest Branch at firstname.lastname@example.org or 860-594-0232.
There are numerous contest plaques that go unsponsored each year. If you or your club is interested in sponsoring a plaque, please contact Contest Branch Manager email@example.com. Plaques cost $75 and includes all shipping charges to the winner.
2011 AVAILABLE PLAQUES (updated July 20, 2011)