Key Publications

Strategic Plan 

The 2020 – 2026 strategy is about “Revival” of the Award, refocusing all our people on a simple vision and mission. Refocusing on the very essence of our founder Kurt Hahn’s words, “There is more in us than we know if we could be made to see it; perhaps, for the rest of our lives we will be unwilling to settle for less.”  Read our 2020-2026 Strategic Plan 

National Fact Sheet 

There are currently over 21,000 young Canadians enrolled in our program.
You can view on-line our 2020 National Fact Sheet for more information.​

Annual Report 

Read our 2020 Annual Report 

Read our 2019 Annual Report 

Complete audited financial statements available in full here.


The following summarizes the research work we have been doing to quantify the value of the Award in Canada. These key publications will evolve over time as new information emerges.  For more information on our research work please email​

2019 Award in Numbers 

2019 Participant Satisfaction results 

2019 Award Leader Satisfaction results 

Global Social Value Research - Changing lives in the changing world

World Ready Discussion Paper 

For all media enquiries regarding to The Duke of Edinburgh's International Award in Canada please contact

Victoria Selano 
National Director Development and Marketing
(416) 203-0674 ex 102

You can also download a copy of our Media Kit to find out more about the Award in Canada - including who we are, what we do, and key facts.