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19 August 2015

Duke Delegate Profile Alberta Nunavut and the Northwest Territories Rachel Shutt

As an emerging leader Delegate Rachel embodies the spirit of the Award, and it was ever present when we had the chance to ask Rachel all about her Award Journey and what becoming a Duke Delegate means to her.

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19 August 2015

Profil de Rachel Shutt, Déléguée du Duc de l’Alberta, du Nunavut et des Territoires du Nord-Ouest

En tant que futur leader, Rachel incarne l’esprit du programme, ce que vous pourrez constater tout au long de l’entrevue qu’elle nous a accordée à propos de son expérience dans le programme et du sens que prend pour elle le rôle de Déléguée du Duc. Lisez notre entrevue complète avec cette jeune fonceuse.

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15 July 2015

Duke Delegate Profile Newfoundland Ryker Richard

As an emerging leader Delegate Ryker embodies the spirit of the Award, and it was ever present when we had the chance to ask Ryker all about his Award Journey and what becoming a Duke Delegate means to him. Read our full interview with this inspiring young leader and our Duke Delegate for Newfoundland Ryker Richard.

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15 July 2015

Profil de Ryker Richard, Délégué du Duc de Terre-Neuve-et-Labrador.

En tant que futur leader, Ryker est l’incarnation de l’esprit du programme, ce que vous pourrez constater tout au long de l’entrevue qu’il nous a accordée à propos de son expérience et du sens que prend pour lui le rôle de Délégué du Duc. Lisez notre entrevue complète avec ce jeune fonceur.

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17 June 2015

Duke Delegate Profile British Columbia Claire McCallum

As an emerging leader Delegate Claire embodies the spirit of the Award, and it was ever present when we had the chance to ask Clair all about her Award Journey and what becoming a Duke Delegate means to her. Read our full interview with this inspiring young leader and our Duke Delegate for British Columbia Claire McCallum.

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09 June 2015

Special Award feature in The Globe & Mail

On June 9th, 2015 The Globe & Mail published a one page feature about The Award in The Report on Business. This feature includes a message from Charter For Business chairman Hartley Richardson, and Q&A with new Charter For Business founding partner Robert Quartermain, who also is a Gold Award Achiever. This months feature also includes a story about our Duke Delegates, a profile of a group of Award participants from St. John’s who are part of the TD Investing in Youth Initiative and more!

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07 May 2015

International Award launches "Award Holders at work" Campaign

The International Award Foundation launches a new campaign which illustrates how The Award get's young people ready for work.

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04 May 2015

Duke Delegates set to take The Award to the new heights.

The Duke of Edinburgh's Award announces the appointment of Duke Delegates. Ten participants who hail from each province in Canada who have been selected to champion the Award program as the official youth ambassador.

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18 March 2015

CBC article on recent Bronze and Silver Award ceremony in St. Johns Newfoundland.

A huge congratulations to the many participants who received their Bronze and Silver Awards at the Capital Hotel in St. Johns Newfoundland.

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18 March 2015

Saskatchewan Division to partner with the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League.

We are very excited to announce that our Saskatchewan Division will be partnering with the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League (SJHL).

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