The International Award

The International Award & World Challenge

Our expeditions can support the delivery of the adventurous journey and residential project of the International Award. There are a number of expeditions that World Challenge can offer for the Bronze, Silver and Gold International Award, so you can be sure that your expedition ticks all the right boxes.
Why do an International Award expedition with World Challenge?
  • Meeting the criteria: We have a range of expedition destinations and itineraries that can cater for different sections of The Award. We will work with your National Award Authority (if applicable) or Regional International Award Office to ensure best practice is met.
  • Renowned safety standards: Our 28 years of experience means that you'll benefit from a level of safety and service second to none.
  • Adventure of a lifetime: The range of varied itineraries in exciting destinations guarantee an extraordinary life-changing adventure you'll never forget.
  • Specialists: We've got the experience and knowledge to provide you and your students with an inspiring, fun and safe expedition.
Download your free World Challenge brochure, providing more information on our school expeditions.
Are you looking for a way to complete your residential project for your Gold Award?
Embark on a World Challenge expedition and experience exciting and adventurous activities and learn about the rich and diverse cultural history of the country you're visiting.
The team could find themselves building basic amenities for a remote hill tribe in Northern Thailand or working in a turtle conservation sanctuary in Costa Rica.
All our projects are sustainable and will continue to benefit the communities long after our teams have left. This will be a truly eye opening experience and the team will have an opportunity to participate in a way of life far removed from their own.
Get in touch with us to see the large variety of destinations and itineraries we offer.
World Challenge will provide flights, food, accommodation, all activities, insurance, safety and back up and group equipment.
  • Shared purposeful activity
  • Unfamiliar residential setting
  • Building new relationships
  • Working as part of a team
  • Accepting responsibility
  • Showing initiative
  • Learning new skills
If you have any questions regarding linking your expedition to the International Award please don't hesitate to get in touch.

World Challenge Middle East OfficePO BOX 502386, Dubai Media City, Building 8, Office 526, Dubai, UAE

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