Amateur radio operators from Užice established “Užice Award” to celebrate Day of Užice city. Award is organized by Radio club „Aco Vučković“ YU1ABH, Radio club „Sevojno“ YU1AAX and RAdio club „Užice“ YU1ACE.
Award activities are occurring each year between 1st and 16th October. All amateur radio operators who live at the territory of Užice are participating but also other operators that are visiting and operate form Užice area.
This year it is expected about 20 stations to be active working for this award. Award may be won by amateur radio operators from whole World. They are required to make some number of contacts (depending of location) with stations from Užice.
Award attracted significant interest especially from operators stationed in neighboring countries and European countries, but also operators from other continents.
Young amateur radio operators are also participating. Although they do not have their own equipment they use equipment in radio clubs but also equipment of elder operators.