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.

No longer isolated

Jordan

Taking part in the Award has given Almira the confidence to achieve more.

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Spread the love

Canada

As part of his Service, Miles Rob Aronson set up a sandwich company to help feed people trapped in poverty.

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Empowering women to support themselves

Bangladesh

Farhana Meghami has created a project to empower women in her local community.

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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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Waste not, want not

Pakistan

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

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Giving back

Latvia

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

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