3rd Annual Dream Rig Essay Contest

Intrepid-DX Group 3rd Annual Dream Rig Contest

The Intrepid-DX Group is once again sponsoring a contest for a young amateur radio operator to win an ICOM IC-7300!  Interpid-DX is a US based 501 C(3) nonprofit organization that promotes Amateur Radio activities around the world.  The Intrepid-DX Group recognizes the importance of including Youth in our great hobby because they are our future!

They are continuing with their annual “Dream Rig” Youth Essay Contest to gather the views and ideas of young people involved in Amateur Radio.

What is the Prize?

The first place prize is a factory fresh ICOM IC-7300!  Second and third place prizes are a Yaesu FT65R HT. Other prizes may be added as provided by sponsors.

Contest Rules:

1) Two-page Essay answering this question: How does Amateur Radio factor in your career plans?

2) USA and Canadian Amateur Radio License Holders Age 19 or younger.

3) Promise to keep the radio for one year, not flip it, trade it or sell it; and to use it on the air.

4) Send an essay in plain text, PDF or MS Word attachment to intrepiddxgroup@gmail.com by November 30th, 2022.

5) You may alternatively mail it to: The Intrepid-DX Group, 3052 Wetmore Dr, San Jose, CA 95148, USA. Must be postmarked by November 30, 2022.

6) Those that have previously submitted an essay may compete in this year's essay contest as long as all other criteria are met.

7) The winner of the Essay Contest will be announced on our Website and Facebook page on December 15th, 2022. Winner must agree to provide a photo with their prize.

All submissions become the property of the Intrepid-DX Group and may be published.  Questions? Send an email to intrepiddxgroup@gmail.com

You can follow our contest and receive updates via the Intrepid-DX Group Facebook page.

Good luck to everyone!

Source:  Paul, N6PSE - President, Intrepid-DX Group