The Duke of Edinburg’s International Award is open for application for 2019. The award equips young people with opportunity gaining experiences outside the classroom to become committed, responsible and fulfilled citizens of the world.
The award leader training is set for 1st September, 2018 and the final date for registration to participate is 15th of July. The national awards event will be held on 30th August, 2018.
The Award is comprised of three levels and four sections. Participants complete all four sections at each level in order to achieve their Award. At Gold level, participants also complete a Residential Project.
The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award is for the age group of (14-24) and is the world’s leading youth achievement award. It equips young people for life regardless of their background, culture, physical ability, skills and interests. Doing the Award is a personal challenge and not a competition against others; it pushes young people to their personal limits and recognises their achievements.
Since, its launch over 60 years ago, the Award has inspired millions of young people to transform their lives. Through non- formal education, the Award can play a vital role in a young person’s personal development.