On completing the Award, Participants will receive a certificate and badge as recognition and acknowledgement of their achievement. This is usually presented at an Award ceremony.
The Award Operating Authority in each State or Territory holds Award Ceremonies for Participants who have achieved their Gold Award.
Find out more about our upcoming Charity Treks
- Central Australia
It is mandatory for all Award Leaders to complete Award Leader Training so that they are fully aware of the implications and responsibilities involved with operating the Duke of Ed.
Find out when and how for your State and Territory
Each year the Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award Office is responsible for recruting and selecting Australian representatives to attend the APEC Youth Forum.
2016 marks the 60th anniversary of the founding of The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award in the UK by HRH The Duke of Edinburgh.
The Award in Australia is supporting the United Kingdom in 2016 in celebrating its Diamond Anniversary by encouraging all Australians to participate in the Diamond Challenge. All Australian fundraising support will be directed to assisting the development of the Award in the Solomon Islands.