Do You Want to Make a Difference by Engaging and Enriching the Lives of the Young People?
Who are Award Leaders?
Hear What Other Award Leaders Say
Dave MaynardAward Leader
I see the Duke of Edinburgh programme as an incredible opportunity for personal development for young people that will help them be successful throughout their lives.Read More
Heather AucoinAward Leader
The Award pushes youth out of their comfort zone and encourages them to try new things.
Deanne NielsenAward Leader
Through completing the Award, they develop into community-oriented citizens we want representing our school.Read More
Shannon TongAward Leader
Overseeing the program is incredibly rewarding as a teacher leader. The [Award] challenges students to move out of their comfort zone.Read More
About Being a Volunteer
As a non-profit, charitable organization, the Award relies on volunteers to help us reach young Canadians around the country. Volunteering with the Award allows you to give back to the youth in your community and beyond as part of an internationally recognized youth development platform. To discuss opportunities that exist in your area, please contact the Award Support Centre. If you are ready to start volunteering with the Award, sign up below.