Challenging young people to find their purpose, passion and place in the world

More than 1.3 million young people are currently taking part in The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award, which operates in more than 130 countries and territories across the globe

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The Award in action

In the past sixty years, millions of young people have participated and received Awards, with millions more benefiting from its impact in communities around the world.

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I am in no doubt that the Award helped me to get my first job with the Malaysian Government – the Award has had a major impact in my life.

Gold Award holder, Ravi, Malaysia

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