DofE Awards (14-25 years)

A fun adventure and major challenge!

There are three progressive Award levels (Bronze, Silver and Gold) and a wide range of activities offer endless possibilities to anyone aged 14 to 24. Millions of young people in the UK have already taken part in the world’s leading youth achievement award – pushing personal boundaries, gaining new skills and enhancing their CVs and university applications. Time to get involved and go the extra mile?

The County Programme Team provide support to the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Scheme. For more information please contact Ivor Drake at

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Part Completed Awards

Are you aged between 18 and 25 and part way through completing your Silver or Gold Duke of Edinburgh Award but now you have left Explorer Scouts not sure what you should do?

Please email our Assistant County Commissioner for Scout Network, Joyce Wright with your name and eDofE number so that Joyce can have your record transferred to the new Central Yorkshire County Scout Network part of eDofE and also provide support and guidance to enable you to complete your award.

Please note that from 1st May 2019, the cost of registration is increasing.

Click here for the latest member registration form


Put your phone down and what are you left with? Just teamwork, courage and the skills to succeed.’
Bear Grylls, Chief Scout Bear Grylls