Press Releases

January 11, 2022

ARRL Foundation to Create Club Grants Program
This new program, funded by a grant from ARDC will make $500,000 available to clubs, allowing them to more easily educate and train new hams , provide continuing education for current hams, and serve the public.

November 22, 2021

Society of Women Engineers Expands Scholarship Program
ARDC grant will fund scholarships and programs designed to help women succeed in engineering.

November 19, 2021

Virgin Island Amateur Radio Group Bolsters Repeater Infrastructure in the Territory
ARDC grant will enable the group to purchase backup repeaters, improve repeater coverage, and train and outfit new hams.

November 19, 2021

Haiti International Friendship ARC to Set Up Emergency Communications Network
ARDC grant will enable the club to set up HF stations to provide emergency communications to remote areas cut off by the August 2021 earthquake.

October 15, 2021

Oregon HamWAN to Expand Digital Communications Network
Project will enhance amateur radio digital and emergency communications capabilities between Portland and Salem, Oregon.

October 8, 2021

Santa Barbara Amateur Radio Station to Enable Visitors to Discover California’s Unique Coastal Ecosystems
Amateur radio station, K6TZ, will offer visitors a glimpse of island life using remotely-operated webcams and other remote sensing technologies

September 30, 2021

Los Angeles Hams Upgrade Emergency Communications Capabilities
Equipment purchase allows the group to more quickly pinpoint sources of radio frequency interference (RFI) that could hamper emergency communications.

High School Students Become Makers to Learn Computer Science
Computer science AP class uses microcontrollers and sensors to develop hands-on projects that teach computer concepts.