DX Awards

rotat_beamThe DA-RC has an all-inclusive awards program to honour the Determination, Accomplishments, Resourcefulness and Collaboration of members in these categories:

  1. DX Hunter
  2. DX Chaser
  3. DXpedition Operator

DX HUNTER AWARDS

When applying for DX Hunter Awards, applicants must provide photocopies of QSL cards as proof in order to maintain the integrity of the program.


DXCC Hunter (No time limit)

  • 50 DXCC worked and confirmed
  • 100 DXCC worked and confirmed
  • 150 DXCC worked and confirmed
  • 200 DXCC worked and confirmed
  • 250 DXCC worked and confirmed
  • 300 DXCC worked and confirmed

IOTA Hunter (No time limit)

  • 100 IOTA worked and confirmed
  • 150 IOTA worked and confirmed
  • 200 IOTA worked and confirmed
  • 250 IOTA worked and confirmed
  • 300 IOTA worked and confirmed
  • 350 IOTA worked and confirmed
  • 400 IOTA worked and confirmed
  • 450 IOTA worked and confirmed
  • 500 IOTA worked and confirmed
  • 550 IOTA worked and confirmed
  • 600 IOTA worked and confirmed
  • 650 IOTA worked and confirmed
  • 700 IOTA worked and confirmed
  • 750 IOTA worked and confirmed
  • 800 IOTA worked and confirmed
  • 850 IOTA worked and confirmed
  • 900 IOTA worked and confirmed
  • 950 IOTA worked and confirmed
  • 1000 IOTA worked and confirmed

Continental IOTA Series (No time limit)

  • Africa IOTA : 20 references (over 117) or 30 islands (over 1494)
  • Antarctica IOTA : 5 IOTA references (over 50) or 7 islands (over 716)
  • Asia IOTA : 15 references (over 198) or 20 islands (over 3556)
  • Europe IOTA : 50 references (over 189) or 100 islands (over 13732)
  • North America IOTA : 30 references (over 246) or 50 islands (over 14518)
  • Oceania IOTA : 25 references (over 295) or 50 islands (over 8707)
  • South America IOTA : 20 references (over 98) or 40 islands (over 1610)

LOTA Hunter (No time limit)

  • 50 LOTA worked and confirmed

COTA Hunter (No time limit)

  • 10 COTA worked and confirmed

SES Hunter (No time limit)

  • 100 Special Event/Commemorative Stations worked and confirmed

State, Territories, Departments & Provinces (No time limit)

  • Australian States & Territories Award: 6 States + 2 Territories Required
  • Brazilian States Award: 20 States Required
  • Canadian Provinces Award: 10 provinces (over 13)
  • French Departments Award: 75 departments (over 96)
  • French Regions Award: 22 regions (100%)
  • German Länders Award: 13 länders (over 16) and 15 districts (over 22)
  • Italian Provinces Award: 85 provinces (over 110)
  • Italian Regions Award: 20 regions (100%)
  • US States Award: 37 states (over 50)
  • Japanese Prefectures Award (47)

Continental DXCC Series (No time limit)

  • African Countries Award : 63 countries
  • Asiatic Countries Award: 46 countries
  • Caribbean Sea Countries Award: 33 countries
  • European Countries Award: 56 countries
  • Oceania Countries Award: 48 countries
  • South America Countries Award: 25 countries

DX CHASER AWARDS

When applying for DX Hunter Awards, applicants must also provide photocopies of QSL cards as proof.

Contacts made with previous callsigns are not valid for these awards and all contacts must be made within one calendar year.


DXCC Chaser

  • 50 DXCC worked and confirmed within one calendar year

IOTA Chaser

  • 100 IOTA worked and confirmed within one calendar year

DXPEDITIONER AWARDS

When applying for any DXpeditioner Award, applicants must provide all logs, proofs, samples of QSL cards used, as well as marketing and advertising material.  Both individual and team DXpedition operations qualify for these awards. 

All activity must have been approved by the DA-RC HQ Team or an alternative administrative figure (eg. DX Group Activation’s Manager) and all DX entities (ie. DXCC, Islands, Lighthouses, etc.) must have possessed the correct identification in accordance with the respective governing body in that field.

Contacts made with previous callsigns are valid and no time limit applies for achieving the various DXpedition targets.


DXCC DXpeditioner

  • DXpedition activities in 5 DXCC
  • DXpedition activities in 10 DXCC
  • DXpedition activities in 15 DXCC
  • DXpedition activities in 20 DXCC

IOTA DXpeditioner

  • 10 IOTA DXpedition activities
  • 20 IOTA DXpedition activities
  • 30 IOTA DXpedition activities

LOTA DXpeditioner

  • 10 LOTA DXpedition activities
  • 20 LOTA DXpedition activities
  • 30 LOTA DXpedition activities

SWOTA DXpeditioner

  • 5 SWOTA DXpedition activities
  • 10 SWOTA DXpedition activities

COTA DXpeditioner

  • 10 COTA DXpedition activities
  • 20 COTA DXpedition activities

SOTA DXpeditioner

  • 10 SOTA DXpedition activities
  • 20 SOTA DXpedition activities

MILL DXpeditioner

  • 10 MILL DXpedition activities
  • 20 MILL DXpedition activities

To apply for one or more of the awards, please contact the Program Manager who is 43DA001 Darren by sending a message in the ‘Contact HQ’ area.