The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award – Sheffield


The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award is the world’s leading youth achievement award that develops young people for life and work.

The DofE Award is a voluntary, non-competitive, flexible, personal development programme of activities for young people aged 13-24. The DofE is a nationally and internationally recognised award favoured by colleges, universities and employers.

If you or a young person you know is interested in undertaking The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award; or if you work for a school, college or another organisation that’s looking to become a licenced Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Centre or are interested in staff training opportunities, click the links below for more information:


Undertake The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award

13-24 years old? Undertake the DofE Award and be the best you can be no matter who you are or where you are from.


Become a Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Centre

For those interested in setting up a Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Centre at your school, college or organisation.


The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Staff Training Programme

We have a range of courses to support your delivery of The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award.


The Sheffield Lord Mayor’s Young Citizens Award

An under 13’s flexible award of challenges encouraging community involvement, fitness, new skill development and adventure.


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How you can help

Our charity is dedicated to helping Sheffield's young people to reach their full potential and achieve the best out of life, whatever their starting point. To help us to do more to support young people and communities we need your help. Just remember, every penny you donate will make a difference.