Duke 4 Sport

The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award

Basketball WA are proud to support the Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award.  The Award is a leading structured youth development program, empowering all young Australians aged 14-24 to explore their full potential and find their purpose, passion, and place in the world, regardless of their location or circumstance. The Award is a fully inclusive program and has no social, political, or religious affiliations.

To achieve an Award, each young person must learn a skill, improve their physical well-being, volunteer in their community, and experience a team adventure in a new environment.

Young people who participate in this program:

  • Are equipped and empowered to achieve their personal best
  • Learn to take responsibility for their goals and choices
  • Become connected to and actively engaged within their immediate community
  • Make a real difference to society through their positive contributions and involvement
  • Learn to persevere and overcome barriers to success
  • Learn important life skills
  • Increase their career opportunities.


Get Involved

You can use your local basketball Association to complete the skills, voluntary and physical recreation sections of the Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award.

What your Association could help you achieve:


For further information, see their website via the link: https://dukeofed.com.au