Register For The Award

 

To become an Award Participant, young people must first register into the Award.

*Please note that this registration page is only for new participants who have not previously completed any level of the Award. If you are a participant continuing on to your next level, please only register using the link that was sent to you in your Award approval email. If you did not receive an Award approval email, please contact us at bcyk@dukeofed.org

There are two ways you can register:

1) Register Online: Set up and start within 15 minutes

This is the best and quickest way to get started on your Award! Follow the link below to our automated online registration form.

Step 1

  • Fill in the form online at this link
  • For help choosing your Award level (Bronze, Silver, or Gold) and Award Unit, please see the information on the How it Works webpage.
  • Pay the $50 registration fee by credit card
  • You will receive an email within 10 minutes with your authorization and link to set up your profile in the Online Record Book (ORB). Your registration is not complete until you set up your profile in the ORB. If you do not receive the email within 10 minutes, check your junk mail.
  • Please note that after September 1, 2019 all new registrants much record their activities using the Online Record Book, not in a hard copy Record Log.

Step 2

Your registration is not complete until you set up your profile in the ORB.

  • Follow the link in the confirmation email to the ORB.
  • You will input your name, school, Award level and other information to set up your ORB profile
  • You will have to choose an Award Unit. Look for your school or other youth organization in the drop down list. If you cannot find it, contact your Award Leader at your school or youth organization to ensure they are trained and set up in ORB.
  • If you do not have an Award Unit at your school or youth organization, you can join a Virtual Award Unit based on your geographic region.

 

2) Register by Mail/Fax/Scan: Set up and start within 2-3 weeks

Step 1

  • Download the Registration Form at this link
  • Fill it out, print, and sign it.
  • For help choosing your Award level (Bronze, Silver, or Gold) and Participant type, please see the information on our How it Works page.
  • You can then mail ​your registration form to our office with a cheque for the $50 registration fee.
  • Once we receive and process your registration form and payment, we will email you your authorization and link to set up your profile in the Online Record Book (ORB). Your registration is not complete until you set up your profile in the ORB.
  • Please note that after September 1, 2019 all new registrants much record their activities using the Online Record Book, not in a hard copy Record Log.
  • You can still work on your Award while you wait for your ORB access. Develop your goals and keep track of any Award activities you perform so you can add them to ORB once you are set up.

Step 2

Your registration is not complete until you set up your profile in the ORB.

  • Follow the link in the confirmation email sent by our office.
  • You will input your name, school, Award level and other information to set up your ORB profile
  • You will have to choose an Award Unit. Look for your school or other youth organization in the drop down list. If you cannot find it contact your Award Leader at your school or youth organization to ensure they are trained and set up in ORB.
  • If you do not have an Award Unit at your school or youth organization, you can join a Virtual Award Unit based on your geographic region.

 

Registration Fee Sponsorships

Registration Fee Sponsorships are available​; please click for more information

 

Other Information

You are considered a “New Registrant” if this is the first time you are registering for a level of the Award.

You are a “Next-Level Registrant” if you have achieved at least one level of the Award previously. Your next Level registration information will be in your approval email for the previous level achieved.

Starting your first Award at the Silver or Gold level is known as “Direct Entry” meaning you chose not to do the earlier levels of the Award.

All activities must be completed by the Participant's 25th birthday.​

Once you have completed the registration process, go to our Do The Award page for information on choosing Award activities, filling in your Online Record Book, and planning your Adventurous Journey.