The Yasme Excellence Award is awarded to individuals who through their service, creativity, effort and dedication have made a significant contribution to amateur radio. The contribution may be in recognition of technical, operating or organizational achievement, as all three are necessary for amateur radio to grow and prosper. The Yasme Excellence Award is in the form of a monetary grant and an individualized engraved crystal globe.
The Board of Directors of The Yasme Foundation is pleased to announce the award of the Yasme Excellence Award to Roger Balister, G3KMA, and Martin Atherton, G3ZAY, for their many years of dedicated service to the Islands on the Air (IOTA) awards program. Thank you for your fine work and congratulations to you both!
The Board of Directors also announces supporting grants to the following:
- The DX Summit
- HS0AC, Radio Society of Thailand (RAST) Headquarters Club Station
- NCDXF Beacon Project