Welcome to the Divisional portal of the website. Within this section you'll find the resources at the local level to help you complete your Award journey.  Your Division is the Province or Territory in which you currently live and are completing your Award. 

Welcome to Alberta, Northwest Territories & Nunavut Division

We are your division, and will be your point of contact. As your division, we are here to guide and support you, while on the road to completing The Award.

Can't find what you are looking for or need a few questions answered about your Award? Then send us an email We are here to help.

We would like to thank our generous sponsors, who are helping to Make a Difference in the lives of young people in Alberta, The North West Territories and Nunavut. If you would like to become a donor on a regional level to Make a Difference in the lives of young people in your community, please visit the supporter section of our website or send us an email.



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Participate in our Summer Video Contest!

How has the Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award impacted your life? How have you used the Award to impact those around you and your community? Tell us in a short video, and you could win a pair of tickets to meet and show your video to a VIP audience at the prestigious British Day celebrations. The celebrations will be hosted by the British Consulate General at the Spruce Meadows Show-jumping Arena near Calgary this September! Hurry as the deadline for submission is Friday, August 25, 2017.

See contest rules below…

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  1. The contest is open only to current or previous participants of The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award at any of the three award levels (Bronze, Silver, or Gold).
  2. Participants may work together in creating a video, but only one name may be submitted with the video. The tickets will be awarded to the individual whose name is attached to the submission.
  3. Only one video may be submitted per participant.


  1. Total runtime of videos must be at least 15 seconds in length, and no longer than 30 seconds.
  2. Find a creative way to highlight and demonstrate how the Award has impacted your life and those around you.
  3. Please ensure that the content of the videos is appropriate for all audiences. Any videos with inappropriate language or content will be removed from the contest.
  4. Videos must be in standard format (.mp4, .avi, .wmv, .mov, .flv) and should be less than 25MB in size.
  5. Any non-original content must be cited or referenced.


  1. The winners will be announced in August 2017.
  2. Deadline for submission is Friday, August 4 2017 at 11:59PM. Videos may be submitted anytime before then.
  3. Videos must be posted on your Facebook page tagging, both @ukincanada and @dukeofedab under your post.  Videos must also be emailed to the Duke of Edinburgh’s Alberta Division at If you do not have Facebook, please just email the video to the email address above. If you do not want to post it on your own Facebook, please post it on the Duke of Ed AB page under the contest post.
  4. Winners will be contacted via e-mail with the details regarding paperwork, receipt of the prize, and further information about the British Days event.
  5. The winners’ videos will be highlighted on the Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award’s social media platforms and share with our national office in Toronto.
  6. Please note that videos may be shared on our public social media outlets unless the participant specifies otherwise directly to our office over email(
  7. The judges’ decision is final and no video submitted after the deadline of August 4 2017, 11:59PM, will be considered.

All submissions will be judged based on the following criteria:

  1. Creativity
  2. Clarity
  3. Personal Impact
  4. Community Impact


Annual Report 2015



Click here to download a PDF copy of the 2015 Annual Report