News

  • Cyprus

    John May celebrates Gold Award achievers in Cyprus

    9 Jul 2018

    British High Commissioner Stephen Lillie hosted The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award Gold Award Presentation at his residence in Nicosia on 6 July 2018. It was the first time such a ceremony

  • Labels applied to young people

    Take part in our global surveys

    6 Jul 2018

    Are young people lazy, entitled and narcissistic? What do you think

  • Young offenders

    The Award: Three Funds Update

    3 Jul 2018

    The new Three Funds grant programme was launched in April 2018 to better align with our Global Strategy. Our new two-step funding programme prioritises improving Access, increasing the Reach and

  • Passion to Purpose

    3 Jul 2018

    Everyone has a passion and Justin Trudeau (the Prime Minister of Canada) in conjunction with Canada Service Corps is determined to help young people discover theirs. The Duke of Edinburgh’s

  • HRH playing real tennis

    Acing Australia: HRH The Earl of Wessex visits Australia

    2 Jul 2018

    The start of 2018 saw His Royal Highness The Earl of Wessex embark on an international Real Tennis Challenge, which aims to raise awareness and support for The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award

  • KLC Design school

    Showcasing the Award via London’s HQ

    2 Jul 2018

    The Foundation has partnered with a leading career-focused school of design - KLC Design School - on a pro-bono basis, to find new, exciting ways to bring the Award to life within the Award’s London

  • His Royal Highness The Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex visits Hong Kong

    8 Jun 2018

    His Royal Highness The Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex KG GCVO visited Hong Kong on 8th June 2018. During his visit, he attended The Hong Kong Award for Young People school partner, Hong Chi

  • HRH meets school students

    Young people from across China heralded for outstanding achievement

    6 Jun 2018

    Inspirational young people from Beijing and Shanghai were presented with a top international award by His Royal Highness, The Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex

  • Supporting adults in the Award

    26 Apr 2018

    The Award couldn’t exist without the dedicated people who offer their time, energy and support to delivering and growing it around the world. Whether working for a national operator and leading the

  • The Award USA in year two

    26 Apr 2018

    In July 2016, doors opened to the new Award USA national office in Chicago. Since then, participant numbers have doubled, national partnerships have been forged and new innovative platforms are being