The Presidents Award

What is Gaisce?

  • Gaisce is a direct challenge from the President of Ireland to all young people between 15 and 25 years
  • Gaisce is an opportunity for you to challenge yourself, get active and make a difference in your community

Why do Gaisce?

  • Challenge yourself and develop further confidence. 
  • Meet people, make friends and share new experiences.
  • Develop interests and discover new opportunities.
  • Add a Gaisce Award to your CV.
  • Have fun!


When you participate in the Gaisce Award programme you will be supported by your:

President’s Award Leader (PAL)

Achieving and Award

Set yourself a challenge in