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Duke of Edinburgh International Award

posted Sep 14, 2017, 11:38 AM by Douglas Ratke


The Award concept is one of individual challenge to nurture inner pride and empower young leaders. The highest recognition a youth can receive in Canada, The Award encourages anyone between the ages of 14-25 to pursue a balance of extracurricular activities- encouraging personal discovery, growth, self-reliance, and perseverance. Young people challenge themselves by setting and working towards goals in four areas; Service to the community, Skill, Physical Fitness and an Adventurous journey. Completion of the Award enhances job, scholarship, and post-secondary school applications giving recipients a unique edge in today’s highly competitive environment.

If you would be interested in offering this to your group or learning more, please contact Southern Alberta Award Officer, Graham McKelvie – gmckelvie@theaward.ca, 403-237-7476.

https://www.dukeofed.org/ab/division-home

For more information, refer to the attached video link:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Av9NoUafq0


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