Two young people from the Peace are being given the Duke of Edinburgh International Award.
They are Moira McRann from Baytree and Joshua Calkins from Grande Prairie.
Young people from ages 14 to 24 enroll in a program and work to qualify for this award. It is meant to teach them how to achieve success, explore their potential and take on new challenges outside of the classroom.
Twenty young people from across Alberta are being given their awards in Edmonton today by Lieutenant Governor Lois Mitchell.