Join the Gaisce Council!

                                                          *Thank you to everyone who applied ...

Applications for the Defence Forces’ Adventure Challenge are Open!

Applications for this year's Defence Forces Adventure Challenge are now open! The adventure challenge is due to take place in June and will see Gaisce participants undertake a specially designed four-day programme under the close ...

ECO-UNESCO Becomes Gaisce Challenge Partner

Gaisce – The President’s Award is delighted to announce that ECO-UNESCO has become an official Gaisce Challenge Partner. Gaisce Challenge Partners support and involve young people to participate in one or more Gaisce Challenge Area, allowing Gaisce participants ...

SciFest becomes Gaisce Challenge Partner

Gaisce - The President's Award is delighted to announce that SciFest has become an official Gaisce Challenge Partner. Gaisce Challenge Partners support and involve young people to participate in one or more Gaisce Challenge Area, allowing Gaisce ...

Hugh MacConville

Development Officer hmacconville@gaisce.ie

Have You Got What It Takes?

TO BECOME A PAL If you are a youth worker, leader, teacher, or you just want to give back to your community, and are adventurous and love to work with young people, this could be ...

Silver Award

The Silver Award is the second level of the Gaisce Award. You can apply for the Silver Award once you’re between the ages of 16-25, and you don’t need to have completed a Bronze Award ...

The Role of a PAL

The day to day work of a PAL is to support and mentor participants to help them in achieving their award. Review Participant Activities In reviewing activities with your participant, there is no set syllabus ...