South African Amateur Radio Development Trust
P O BOX 90438 GARSFONTEIN 0042 SOUTH
OBJECTIVES OF THE TRUST
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Bursaries are available for learners and students under 26 years of age to become radio amateurs.
SAARDT TONY REUMERMAN BURSARY PROGRAMME 2017
The South African Amateur Radio Development Trust will be offering four bursaries during 2017 for students and learners under 26 years old to study for and write the Class A Radio Amateur Examination. Each bursary is valued at R1000. This will cover the RAE examination fee, cost of the first year license with the balance towards tuition cost. More details here
AMSAT SA TO HOLD SECOND SDR WORKSHOP
AT NARC -
AMSAT SA is holding a half day SDR workshop in association with the SARL at the NARC on 18 February 2017
This is a hands-on workshop where participants will install a VHF/UHF RTL dongle and program it to become a VHF/UHF receiver covering 24 MHz - 1.7 GHz.
The workshop will be presented by Anton Janovsky ZR6AIC and Cor Rademeyer ZS6CR
Date: 18 February 2017 9:30 - 12:00
Venue: SARL National Amateur Radio centre, Sender Technology Park, Octave Street, Radiokop, Roodepoort.
and SARL Members R450
The fee includes a RTL dongle and a memory stick with all the required software as well as light refreshments.
Register before 11 February 2017.
Amateur Radio Projects that need Industry support
The Hammies Amateur Radio Club
A new activity at the South African Radio League National Amateur Radio Centre in Gauteng to train young people to be come radio amateurs.
5 MHZ propagations Research project
The establishment of 5 MHz beacons in various locations in South Africa. Read about the project here
Radio Amateur of the Year Awards
An annual awards programme to recognise Radio Amateurs who have excellent in their support of developing Amateur Radio in South Africa.
The sponsor's name is linked to the awards. Typical sponsorship requirement is R50 000
The Kletskous CubeSat project
SA AMSAT is building a Amateur Radio CubeSat. More details here
SAARDT TONY REUMERMAN BURSARY PROGRAMME
Bursaries to support young people to become Radio Amateurs
To discuss your support of Amateur Radio, call Hans van de Groenendaal on 082 781 4631 0r email him at firstname.lastname@example.org