Appointed to the Council of Gaisce: The Presidents Award

Prize: Appointment


Appointed by the Irish Minister for Children and Equality to the Council of Gaisce: The President of Irelands Award for youth leadership. The President’s Award is Ireland’s national youth award and is a self development programme for young people aged 14-25. It is a direct challenge from the President of Ireland, Michael D. Higgins, to all young people to dream big and fulfil their potential. It is offered as a programme in a number of settings including schools, prison service and probation service,
and organisations working with young refugees and asylum seekers etc. I also sit on the Joint Award Committee which works on the Gaisce/ Duke of Edinburgh Award NI.
Degree of recognitionInternational
Granting OrganisationsGaisce The President's Award