How to Apply for a "Vanity" Callsign
We have had several inquiries on how to request a "Vanity Callsign". This will provide some guidance and links to accomplish requesting a special callsign. You have 2 options to request a vanity callsign. You can apply with a paper application or apply online. The ARRL web site has info on how to apply via either way:
You can also apply for a vanity callsign electronically (on-line) at the FCC web site. You can find information on how to apply on-line by connecting to the FCC's web site at http://wireless.fcc.gov/uls/ . Click on the icon entitled “Online Filing LOG IN” to access the FCC's interactive, on-line application system.
You are going to need to identify that the callsign you are considering is in fact available to be issued to you. Here are a few links to check their availability:
Sunnyvale VEC http://www.amateur-radio.org/vanity.htm
N4MC's Vanity HQ http://www.vanityhq.com
We hope this helps you in obtaining your desired callsign.
Dixie Amateur Radio Club, PO Box 2196, St George, UT 84771-2196