Join the Gaisce Council!

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#GaisceAdventure17 Instagram Competition!

We are thrilled to announce the launch of our #GaisceAdventure17 Instagram competition!  This year we are also delighted to say that there are 3 fantastic prizes up for grabs!  First prize is an amazing GoPro ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Habitat for Humanity Ireland Becomes Gaisce Challenge Partner

Gaisce – The President’s Award is delighted to announce that Habitat for Humanity Ireland has become an official Gaisce Challenge Partner. Gaisce Challenge Partners support and involve young people to participate in one or more Gaisce Challenge ...

Gaisce Gold Award Ceremony 2016

Yesterday the Gaisce Gold Award Ceremony took place in St Patrick’s Hall with our very special guest, the President of Ireland Michael D. Higgins. The ceremony celebrated the fantastic achievements of 65 Gold Gaisce Awardees. ...

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 ...