of the Astronomical Association of Northern California

The AANC has recognized the following for outstanding and

continuous support in distinguishing and fostering Amateur Astronomy

[Acronym legend is at the end of the list]

Notes: The first awards for Commercial were not given until 1983,

Special used to be "Special" - 1979, 1969, but now its annual.

A.S.--Astronomical Society

ALPO--Association of Lunar and Planetary Observers

ASP--Astronomical Society of the Pacific

CEA--Center for Extreme Ultraviolet Astrophysics

COSC--Chabot Observatory and Science Center

SMCAS--San Mateo County Astronomical Society @ CSM

EAS--Eastbay Astronomical Society

ETIU--Everything in the Universe

FPOA--Fremont Peak Observatory Association

LHS--Lawrence Hall of Science (UCB)

MDAS--Mt Diablo Astronomical Society

MTO--Mount Tam Observers

RTMC--Riverside Telescope Makers Conference

SAS--Stockton Astronomical Society

SETI--Search for Extra-Terrestrial Intelligence Institute

SFAA--San Francisco Astronomical Association

SFSA--San Francisco Sidewalk Astronomers

SFSU--San Francisco State University

SJ Delta Coll--San Joachin Delta College

SJAA--San Jose Astronomical Association

SMAS--San Mateo Astronomical Society

SVAS--Sonoma Valley Astronomical Society

TMW--Telescope Makers Workshop

TVS--Tri-Valley Stargazers

UCB--University of California, Berkeley

WAA--Western Amateur Astronomers WMAC--West Marin Astronomy Club