Who can take part in the Award?
The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award is available to all young people aged 14 to 24. It is voluntary, non-competitive, enjoyable, and requires sustained effort over time. The Award encourages young people to challenge themselves through a series of expeditions and projects.
What is involved?
The Award framework consists of four sections and three age-appropriate levels. Participants complete all four sections at each level in order to achieve their Award. At Gold level, participants also complete a Residential Project.
- Bronze Award for those over 14 years old
- Silver Award for those over 15 years old
- Gold Award for those over 16 years old