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.

The joy of volunteerism

Ghana

Charity has continued to volunteer her time in the community since completing her Award.

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Giving back

Latvia

Kanika Issar says the Award has encouraged her to be a better citizen.

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A better life

Romania

Life in residential care was isolating for Ludo before he started his Award. Since taking part, he has made many friends and has much hope for his future.

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Great expeditions

New Zealand

Jamie explains how the Award opened the door to many great adventures.

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Courage and growth

Finland

Taking part in the Award helped Jassin and his family integrate into their new community.

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