April 21 - 28, 2016April 29 - May 6, 2016May 7 - 14, 2016

10-10 Int. Spring Contest, CW
Microwave Spring Sprint
F9AA Cup, PSK
ARI International DX Contest
SKCC Weekend Sprintathon
7th Call Area QSO Party
Indiana QSO Party
Delaware QSO Party
FISTS Spring Slow Speed Sprint
New England QSO Party
Phone Fray
CWops Mini-CWT Test
RSGB 80m Club Championship, Data
NAQCC CW Sprint
NCCC RTTY Sprint
NCCC Sprint
HPC World Wide DX Contest
CQ-M International DX Contest
VOLTA WW RTTY Contest
Arkansas QSO Party
MARAC USA QSO Party
Portuguese Navy Day Contest
FISTS Spring Unlimited Sprint
50 MHz Spring Sprint

10-10 Int. Spring Contest, CW: 0001Z, May 7 to 2359Z, May 8
 Mode:CW
 Bands:10m Only
 Classes:Individual
Club
QRP
 Max power:non-QRP: >5 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:10-10 Member: Name + 10-10 number + (state/province/country)
Non-Member: Name + 0 + (state/province/country)
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO with a non-member
2 points per QSO with a 10-10 member
 Multipliers:(none)
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points
 Submit logs by:May 23, 2016
 E-mail logs to:tentencontest[at]ten-ten[dot]org
 Upload log at:http://www.hamclubs.info/scorer/
 Mail logs to:Dan Morris, KZ3T
3162 Covington Way
Lenoir, NC 28645
USA
 Find rules at:http://www.ten-ten.org/index.php/activity/2013-07-22-20-26-48/qso-party-rules
   
Microwave Spring Sprint: 0800-1400 local, May 7
 Mode:not specified
 Bands:All above 902 MHz
 Classes:Single Op
Rover
Rookie
 Exchange:6-character grid square
 QSO Points:1 point per km per QSO
 Multipliers:(none)
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points
 Submit logs by:May 21, 2016
 E-mail logs to:kotoka2kqm[at]windstream[dot]net
 Post log summary at:http://www.3830scores.com
 Mail logs to:Kent O'Dell, KA2KQM
2752 Monument Road
Jasper, GA 30143
USA
 Find rules at:https://sites.google.com/site/springvhfupsprints/home/2016-information
   
F9AA Cup, PSK: 1200Z, May 7 to 1200Z, May 8
 Mode:PSK
 Bands:80, 40, 20, 15, 10, 2m
 Classes:>100 W
>10-100W
10W
 Exchange:RST + Serial No.
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO with individual
5 points per QSO with club
Bonus: 50 points for each QSO with F8URC
 Multipliers:(see rules)
 Score Calculation:Total score = (total QSO points x total mults) + bonus points
 Submit logs by:June 7, 2016
 E-mail logs to:concoursf9aa[at]urc[dot]asso[dot]fr
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.site.urc.asso.fr/urchaut-6/om-6/131-trophee-f9aa.html
   
ARI International DX Contest: 1200Z, May 7 to 1159Z, May 8
 Mode:Phone, CW, RTTY
 Bands:160 (no RTTY), 80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Op (CW/SSB/RTTY/Mixed)(Low/High)
Multi-Single
SWL
 Exchange:I: RS(T) + 2-letter province
non-I: RS(T) + Serial No.
 Work stations:Once per mode per band
 QSO Points:0 points per QSO with same country
1 point per QSO with different country same continent
3 points per QSO with different continent
10 points per QSO with I/IS0/IT9 stations
 Multipliers:Each Italian province once per band
Each DXCC country once per band
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:2359Z May 13, 2016
 E-mail logs to:(see rules)
 Upload log at:http://ua9qcq.com/en/submit_log.php?lang=en
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.ari.it/
   
SKCC Weekend Sprintathon: 1200Z, May 7 to 2400Z, May 8
 Mode:CW
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10, 6m
 Classes:(none)
 Max operating hours:24
 Exchange:RST + (state/province/country) + Name + (Years ham/SKCC No./"NONE")
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO
Bonus Points: (see rules)
 Multipliers:Each state, province, or country once
 Score Calculation:Total score = (total QSO points x total mults) + bonus points
 Submit logs by:May 15, 2016
 Post log summary at:http://www.skccgroup.com/operating_activities/weekend_sprintathon/submit-display.php
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.skccgroup.com/operating_activities/weekend_sprintathon/
   
7th Call Area QSO Party: 1300Z, May 7 to 0700Z, May 8
 Mode:CW, Phone, Digital
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10, 6, 2m
 Classes:Single Op (CW/Phone/Digital/Mixed)(QRP/Low/High)
Multi-Single (QRP/Low/High)
Multi-Multi
Single Op County Expedition
M/S County Expedition
M/M County Expedition
Single Op Mobile (CW/Phone/Digital/Mixed)(QRP/Low/High)
M/S Mobile (CW/Phone/Digital/Mixed)(QRP/Low/High)
 Max power:HP: >150 watts
LP: 150 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:7th Area: RS(T) + 5-letter state/county code
non-7th Area: RS(T) + (state/province/DX)
 Work stations:Once per band per mode per county
 QSO Points:2 points per SSB QSO
3 points per CW/Digital QSO
 Multipliers:7th Area: Each state or province once
7th Area: Each DXCC entity once (max of 10)
non-7th Area: Each 7th area county once
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:May 17, 2016
 E-mail logs to:7qplogs[at]codxc[dot]org
 Mail logs to:7th Call Area QSO Party
c/o CODXC
61255 Ferguson Rd
Bend, OR 97702
USA
 Find rules at:http://ws7n.net/7QP/new/Page.asp?content=rules
   
Indiana QSO Party: 1500Z, May 7 to 0300Z, May 8
 Mode:Phone, CW
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Op (High/Low/QRP)
Multi-Single
Multi-Multi
Mobile
Portable
Rover
 Max power:HP: >100 watts
LP: 100 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:IN: RS(T) + county
non-IN: W/VE: RS(T) + (state/province)
DX: RS(T) + "DX"
 Work stations:Once per band per mode
 QSO Points:1 point per phone QSO
2 points per CW QSO
 Multipliers:IN Stations: Each IN county, state, province once per mode
non-IN Stations: Each IN county once per mode
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:June 1, 2016
 E-mail logs to:inqp[at]hdxcc[dot]org
 Mail logs to:HDXCC
c/o Mike Goode, N9NS
10340 Broadway
Indianapolis, IN 46280-1344
USA
 Find rules at:http://www.hdxcc.org/inqp/rules.html
   
Delaware QSO Party: 1700Z, May 7 to 2359Z, May 8
 Mode:CW, Phone, Digital/RTTY
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10, VHF
 Classes:Single Op (QRP/Low/High)
Multi-Single (QRP/Low/High)
 Max power:HP: >150 watts
LP: 150 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:DE: RS(T) + County
non-DE: RS(T) + (state/province/country)
 Work stations:Once per band per mode
 QSO Points:DE stations: 1 point per phone QSO
DE stations: 2 points per CW/RTTY/digital QSO
non-DE stations: 10 points per phone QSO
non-DE stations: 20 points per CW/RTTY/digital QSO
 Multipliers:DE: each state, province and DXCC country once
non-DE: each DE county once
Power: >150W=x1, 150W=x2, 5W=x3
 Score Calculation:Total score = (total QSO points x total mults x power mults) + 50 pt electronic submission bonus
 Submit logs by:June 7, 2016
 E-mail logs to:qsoparty[at]gmail[dot]com
 Mail logs to:DE QSO Party
PO Box 1050
Newark, DE 19715-1050
USA
 Find rules at:http://www.fsarc.org/qsoparty/rules.htm
   
FISTS Spring Slow Speed Sprint: 1700Z-2100Z, May 7
 Mode:CW
 Bands:80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:QRP
QRO
Club
 Max power:QRO: 100 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:FISTS: RST + (state/province/country) + first name + FISTS No.
non-FISTS: RST + (state/province/country) + first name + power
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:5 points per QSO with FIST member
FIST members: 2 points per QSO with non-FIST member
 Multipliers:Each US state and VE province once
Each DXCC country once
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:June 6, 2016
 E-mail logs to:n2ed[at]fistsna[dot]org
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://fistsna.org/operating.html#sprints
   
New England QSO Party: 2000Z, May 7 to 0500Z, May 8 and 1300Z-2400Z, May 8
 Mode:Phone, CW/Digital
 Bands:80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Op (QRP/Low/High)
Multi-Single
Mobile Single Op (QRP/Low/High)
Mobile Multi-Single
 Max power:HP: >150 watts
LP: 150 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:CT,ME,MA,NH,RI,VT: RS(T) + county + state
non-NE: RS(T) + (state/province/"DX")
 Work stations:Once per band per mode per county
 QSO Points:1 point per phone QSO
2 points per CW/digital QSO
 Multipliers:NE Stations: Each state, province, DXCC country once
non-NE Stations: Each NE county once
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:June 7, 2016
 E-mail logs to:logs[at]neqp[dot]org
 Mail logs to:NEQP
PO Box J
West Suffield, CT 06093
USA
 Find rules at:http://www.neqp.org/rules.html
   
Phone Fray: 0230Z-0300Z, May 11
 Mode:SSB
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15m
 Classes:Single Op
 Max power:100 watts
 Exchange:NA: Name + (state/province/country)
non-NA: Name
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:NA station: 1 point per QSO
non-NA station: 1 point per QSO with an NA station
 Multipliers:Each US state (including KH6/KL7) once per band
Each VE province/territory once per band
Each North American country (except W/VE) once per band
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:0300Z May 13, 2016
 E-mail logs to:(none)
 Post log summary at:http://www.3830scores.com
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.perluma.com/Phone_Fray_Contest_Rules.pdf
   
CWops Mini-CWT Test: 1300Z-1400Z, May 11 and 1900Z-2000Z, May 11 and 0300Z-0400Z, May 12
 Mode:CW
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Op (QRP/Low/High)
 Max power:HP: >100 watts
LP: 100 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:Member: Name + Member No.
non-Member: Name + (state/province/country)
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO
 Multipliers:Each call once
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:0400Z May 14, 2016
 Post log summary at:http://www.3830scores.com
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.cwops.org/cwt.html
   
RSGB 80m Club Championship, Data: 1900Z-2030Z, May 11
 Mode:RTTY, PSK
 Bands:80m Only
 Classes:(none)
 Exchange:RST + Serial No.
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO
 Multipliers:(none)
 Score Calculation:(see rules)
 Submit logs by:2359Z May 18, 2016
 Upload log at:http://www.vhfcc.org/cgi-bin/hfenter.pl
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.rsgbcc.org/hf/rules/2016/r80mcc.shtml
   
NAQCC CW Sprint: 0030Z-0230Z, May 12
 Mode:CW
 Bands:80, 40, 20m
 Classes:(none)
 Max power:5 watts
 Exchange:RST + (state/province/country) + (NAQCC No./power)
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO with non-member
2 points per QSO with member
 Multipliers:Each state, province, or country once
Key Type Mult: 2x if straight key, 1.5x if bug, 1x if other
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults x key type mult
 Submit logs by:2359Z May 15, 2016
 Upload log at:http://naqcc.info/sprintlog.html
 Mail logs to:John Shannon, K3WWP
478 E. High St.
Kittanning, PA 16201
USA
 Find rules at:http://naqcc.info/sprint201605.html
   
NCCC RTTY Sprint: 0145Z-0215Z, May 13
 Mode:RTTY
 Bands:(see rules)
 Classes:(none)
 Exchange:Serial No. + Name + QTH
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:May 15, 2016
 E-mail logs to:(none)
 Post log summary at:http://www.3830scores.com/
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.ncccsprint.com/rttyns.html
   
NCCC Sprint: 0230Z-0300Z, May 13
 Mode:CW
 Bands:(see rules)
 Classes:(none)
 Exchange:Serial No. + Name + QTH
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:May 15, 2016
 E-mail logs to:(none)
 Post log summary at:http://www.3830scores.com/
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.ncccsprint.com/rules.html
   
HPC World Wide DX Contest: 1200Z, May 14 to 1159Z, May 15
 Mode:BPSK63
 Bands:80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Op (QRP/High)
Multi-Op
SWL
 Max power:HP: 100 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:HPC Members: RST + 3-digit HPC member number
non-HPC: RST + 3-digit QSO No.
 QSO Points:(see rules)
 Multipliers:Each HPC member once per band
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:June 15, 2016
 E-mail logs to:contest2013[at]pskclub[dot]gr
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://pskclub.gr/contest
   
CQ-M International DX Contest: 1200Z, May 14 to 1159Z, May 15
 Mode:CW, SSB
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Op Single Band (CW/SSB/Mixed)
Single Op All Band (CW/SSB/Mixed)(Low/High))
Single Op All Band QRP
Multi-Single
SWL
World War II Veteran
 Max power:HP: >100 watts
LP: 100 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:RS(T) + Serial No.
 QSO Points:(see rules)
 Multipliers:Each RS-150-C country once per band
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:June 15, 2016
 E-mail logs to:cq-m[at]cq-m[dot]ru
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.cq-m.ru/en/rules.html
   
VOLTA WW RTTY Contest: 1200Z, May 14 to 1200Z, May 15
 Mode:RTTY
 Bands:80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Op All Band
Single Op Single Band
Multi-Op
SWL
 Exchange:RST + QSO No. + CQ Zone
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:See rules
 Multipliers:Each country and VK/VE/JA/ZL/W call area (see rules) once per band
Each country on a different continent worked on at least 4 bands once (extra mult)
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults x total QSOs
 Submit logs by:May 31, 2016
 E-mail logs to:log2016[at]contestvolta[dot]it
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:
   
Arkansas QSO Party: 1400Z, May 14 to 0200Z, May 15
 Mode:CW, Phone, Digital
 Bands:80, 40, 20, 15, 10, 2m
 Classes:Single Op (SSB/Mixed)(QRP/Low/High)
Single Op CW (Low/High)
RTTY/PSK Only
Multi-Single
Multi-Multi
Single Op Mobile
Multi-Op Mobile
Single Op Portable
Multi-Op Portable
Single Op Rover
Multi-Op Rover
 Max power:HP: >150 watts
LP: 150 watts
QRP: 10 watts
 Exchange:AR: RS(T) + County
non-AR: RS(T) + (state/province/"DX")
 Work stations:Once per band per mode per county
 QSO Points:1 point per SSB QSO
2 points per CW QSO
3 points per digital QSO
Bonus: 200 points per KX5AR or WR5P QSO
 Multipliers:AR: Each AR county/state/province once + one "DX"
non-AR: Each AR county once
 Score Calculation:Total score = (total QSO points x total mults) + bonus points
 Submit logs by:May 28, 2016
 E-mail logs to:arkqsoparty[at]cox[dot]net
 Mail logs to:Arkansas QSO Party
c/o Don Banta, K5DB
3407 Diana St.
Springdate, AR 72764
USA
 Find rules at:http://www.arkqsoparty.com/#!rules/c205y
   
MARAC USA QSO Party: 1400Z-2400Z, May 14 and 1400Z-2400Z, May 15
 Mode:CW
 Bands:80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Fixed
Mobile
 Exchange:RST + (state+county/"DX")
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:(see rules)
 Multipliers:Each US county once
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:June 30, 2016
 E-mail logs to:w3dya[at]juno[dot]com
 Mail logs to:Norm Beavers, W3DYA
3320 McMillan Dr.
Tyler, TX 75701-8239
USA
 Find rules at:http://countyhunter.com/MARAC%20RULES%202016.htm
   
Portuguese Navy Day Contest: 1500Z, May 14 to 1500Z, May 15
 Mode:CW, SSB
 Bands:80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Op
 Exchange:NRA Club: Member No. + CQ Zone
non-member: QSO No. + CQ Zone
 Work stations:Once per band per mode per 60 minutes
 QSO Points:See rules
 Multipliers:Each country once per band per mode
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:June 17, 2016
 E-mail logs to:nra[at]nra[dot]pt
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.nra.pt/portuguese-navy-day-contest---2016.html
   
FISTS Spring Unlimited Sprint: 1700Z-2100Z, May 14
 Mode:CW
 Bands:80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:QRP
QRO
Club
 Max power:QRO: 100 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:FISTS: RST + (state/province/country) + first name + FISTS No.
non-FISTS: RST + (state/province/country) + first name + power
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:5 points per QSO with FIST member
FIST members: 2 points per QSO with non-FIST member
 Multipliers:Each US state and VE province once
Each DXCC country once
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:June 13, 2016
 E-mail logs to:n2ed[at]fistsna[dot]org
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://fistsna.org/operating.html#sprints
   
50 MHz Spring Sprint: 2300Z, May 14 to 0300Z, May 15
 Mode:not specified
 Bands:6m Only
 Classes:Single Op
Rover
Rookie
 Exchange:6-character grid square
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO
 Multipliers:Each grid square
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:May 28, 2016
 E-mail logs to:kotoka2kqm[at]windstream[dot]net
 Post log summary at:http://www.3830scores.com
 Mail logs to:Kent O'Dell, KA2KQM
2752 Monument Road
Jasper, GA 30143
USA
 Find rules at:https://sites.google.com/site/springvhfupsprints/home/2016-information