ABOUT US

The Award helps young people discover, develop and achieve their greatest potential through activities involving community service, developing personal skills, physical recreation and adventurous journeys that are completed locally and overseas.

ADDRESS

PO Box HM 1577

Hamilton, HM GX

Bermuda

+1 (441) 537-4868

+1 (441) 737-8959

info@theaward.bm 

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© 2019 by The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award Bermuda

OUR OUTCOME

The Immediate Value Of Participation For Individuals

Confidence

Self-reliance, self-esteem, self-efficacy, capacity to act in one’s own interest and need, self-belief, ability to share your own life and the world around you

 

Managing feelings

Reviewing, self-awareness, reflecting, self-regulating, self-accepting

 

Resilience and determination

Self-disciplined, self-management, self-motivated, concentrated, having a sense of purpose, persistent, self-controlled

 

Relationships and leaderships 

Motivating others, valuing and contributing to team working, negotiating, establishing positive relationships, interpreting others, managing conflict, empathizing

Creativity and adaptability

Imagining alternative ways of doing things, applying learning in new contexts, enterprising, innovating, remaining open to new ideas, reading situations correctly and adapting as relevant

Planning and problem solving

Navigating resources, organizing, setting and achieving goals, decision-making, researching, analyzing, critical thinking, questioning and challenging, evaluating risks, reliability

Civic competence​

The ability and willingness to engage in active participation, based on an attitude of trust in other people, in all the contexts of social life: school, local community, work place, recreational activities

Intercultural competence

Ability to operate in different cultural settings (of different ages, skills, religions, languages, etc.) and adaptability to changing circumstances and ability to sense and respond to new contexts

 

Personal and social well-being

A person’s state of mind, relationship with the world around them, and the fulfillment they get from life: well-being, life satisfaction

 

Communication

Explaining, expressing, presenting, listening, questioning, using different ways of communicating