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To earn the Canadian Maple Award, work SKCC club members in the 10 Canadian provinces: Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Quebec, and Saskatchewan. Log info required: Date/Time, SKCC #, QTH, and band. Valid contacts made after 1 September 2009. All amateur HF bands 160-10 including WARC bands qualify. All contacts may be used towards the other endorsement levels.
Participants must use straight keys, sideswipers (cooties), or bugs. The SKCC Board of Directors can grant exceptions on a case-by-case basis to those with physical disabilities that prevent the use of such keys. To request an exemption, use the email-board link under the Club Contacts section of the navigation column at left.
Yellow Maple Award:
Work all provinces once on any band to qualify for this award.
Orange Maple Award:
Work all provinces on one single band only to qualify for this award.
(10 contacts) Award for each band.
Red Maple Award:
Work all provinces on all bands to qualify for this award.
Gold Maple Award:
Work all provinces on all bands QRP (5 watts or less at qualifying station end) to qualify for this award.
Please send all logs and questions to the SKCC QRP Awards Manager, Fred VE3FAL: email@example.com