Award stories

See how The Duke of Edinburgh's International Award is transforming individuals and communities across the globe. From the streets of Delhi to the favellas in Brazil, the Award is helping put young people on the path to a better future.

Green economics

Ghana

Award holder sets up community project to help protect local environment.

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Nairobi student takes on primary challenge

Kenya

Rachel raises funds to provide more young people with access to education.

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Award holder creates eco-solution

New Zealand

Young engineer saves school in Tonga from severe water costs.

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Supporting children from disadvantaged backgrounds

South Africa

Taking part in the Award inspired Schalk to do more in his community.

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Award holder campaigns to fight poverty

New Zealand

Through the Award, Katya Curran has been invited to talk at international forums about the fight against poverty.

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Gold Award holder's goal

New Zealand

Having lost his sight in an accident, Sean was keen to support others who've lost their sight.

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Waste not, want not

Pakistan

Asad set up a campaign to help educate the community on their environmental impact.

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Paralympic success

Kenya

Gold Medal winner Henry Wanyoike explains how the Award has kept him on track.

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A class act

Ghana

Jones and Judith explain how, through the Award, they are helping children back to school.

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A state of well-being

Canada

Ryan Hreljac's committment to building water and sanitation projects in developing countries.

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