An Óige Become Gaisce Challenge Partners

Gaisce - The President's Award are delighted to announce An Óige as our latest Challenge Partner.  Since its inception in 1931, An Óige has expanded and added hostels and franchise hostels to its network as ...

My Gaisce Journey – Kate Kelly

My name is Kate Kelly and I’m from a small rural village in South Kilkenny. I started my Gaisce journey in 4th year in secondary school, all the way back in 2011. From the moment ...

Invitation to pilot new Junior Gaisce Programme

In 2017/2018, Gaisce will pilot a new Junior Gaisce programme for 2nd year students in Leinster. We want to find out if Gaisce is suitable for a younger age group and are looking for school ...

PAL Survey

 Last year, Gaisce surveyed all PALs to hear about how they found the role of a PAL, various levels of support and to get PAL feedback on upcoming events. This year Gaisce are hoping to ...

Upcoming PAL Connect Events

  Due to high demand, we are excited to announce more PAL Connect events taking place this year! PAL Connect is an opportunity for Gaisce President's Award Leaders to share experiences, challenges and learnings. Learn more ...

Alternative Personal Skill Ideas !!

A lot of times people can get stuck in a bit of a rut about what they want to undertake as part of the personal skill challenge area. So, to try and fix this, we ...

Gaisce competition to remodel DIAL House with DFS and help to change lives

Calling all artistic Gaisce participants! Gaisce – The President’s Award are thrilled to announce that we have teamed up with Ireland’s premier sofa company, DFS, in Limerick to offer artistic Gaisce participants a very exciting chance ...

Graduating with Gold

Starting college can be pretty nerve-racking! Meeting new people, no one to wake you up in the morning and no one to cook your dinner. But college is also a great opportunity to make life ...

Gaisce Silver Award Ceremony: Dublin

Only 1 day until our first Silver Award Ceremony of 2016 in the Helix Dublin, on Thursday 27th October and we’re looking forward to presenting you with your Gaisce Silver Award medal. In advance of ...

Urgent notice

  Unfortunately our phone lines are down and will continue to be down until further notice. If you are a PAL, however please contact your DO officer at: Mary Yore: 087 242 6293 Stephen Peerse: ...