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The Award in Victoria

In Victoria there are over 250 Licensed Operators running The Duke of Edinburgh's Award, with over 9,000 new Participants each year.

Awards Victoria: motivating young Victorians to succeed.

t: (03) 8412 9333

  The Duke of Edinburgh's Award, The Compass Award, The Bridge Award, The Challenge Award 

Through the international framework of The Duke of Ed, our programs give young people of all abilities the opportunity to Volunteer in their communities, develop their Skills , join in Physical Activity , and embark on Adventurous Journeys .


“It is truly thrilling to be entering this stage of my journey, and I know that it is organisations like Awards Victoria that enabled me to maintain balance throughout school and achieve my best in all aspects of life.” Louise Rait, Gold Awardee, on being accepted to study Biomedical Science at Melbourne University.

Established in 1963, our core values – courage, community, innovation and integrity – underpin our commitment to providing equitable access and opportunities for all regardless of ability, social or economic circumstance.

We work with over 50,000 young people and 350 educational institutions and community organisations. Each organisation collaborates with Government, community, business and other educational bodies to support their young people through the Awards. We support this process, providing training and resources to create long-term, sustainable community partnerships.

Awards Victoria is a public company limited by guarantee and a registered charity. We operate under a constitution and are governed by a Board of Directors undertaking specific roles in a voluntary capacity.

ABN: 93 114 091 011

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