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The Duke of Edinburgh's Award

The Duke of Edinburgh's Award

The Duke of Edinburgh's Award offers an individual challenge and encourages young people to undertake exciting, constructive, challenging and enjoyable activities in their free time.

The Award is a four section programme with three progressive levels:

  • Bronze
  • Silver
  • Gold

The sections involve

  • Volunteering
    • Helping the community.
  • Skills
    • Hobby, skill or interest.
  • Physical
    • Sports, dance, fitness.
  • Expeditions
    • On foot, cycle, horseback, or water.
  • Residential
    • Additional section for those doing their Gold Award which involves spending five days and four nights away from home on a shared activity with people you've never met before.


The Duke of Edinburgh's Open Award Group in Clackmannanshire is keen to hear from interested young people between the ages of 14 - 25 years.

If you are interested in becoming a volunteer leader or would like more information, please contact us using the details below.

You can also take a look at the Duke of Edinburgh's Award website.

For Further Information Contact

Community Learning & Development
Kilncraigs, Greenside Street, Alloa, FK10 1EB
Tel: 01259 225071 / 450000