Contest University 2020 Will Be Free and Online

Tim Duffy, K3LR, has announced that Contest University (CTU) USA 2020 will be held online via Zoom on Thursday May 14, starting at 1245 UTC. CTU 2020 is free. The CTU course outline has been posted online. Connection details to the CTU Zoom bridge will be posted on the Contest University site one week prior to CTU. Sessions will be recorded for viewing any time after May 14. Slide decks will be posted on the CTU website as well. At the end of CTU 2020, Dave Siddall, K3ZJ, will present the 2020 CQ Contest Hall of Fame awards. 1

CTU attendees who have already purchased registrations / dinner tickets should use the Contest University Contact Form to choose from one of these options before May 15, 2020:

  • Refund CTU 2020 fees to original form of payment
  • Apply CTU 2020 registration to CTU 2021
  • Donate CTU 2020 fees to Youth Activities via WWROF

Registrations / dinner tickets remaining after May 15th will be donated to Youth Activities via WWROF.


  1. “Contest University (CTU) 2020 will be Free and Online”, ARRL The national association for Amateur Radio, retrieved April 21 2020, http://www.arrl.org/news/contest-university-ctu-2020-will-be-free-and-online. ↩︎