How do they work?

Find out more about Youth Achievement Awards here

The simple 6-step guide to Youth Achievement Awards

1: Workers register to use Youth Achievement Awards (register here)


2: Workers undertake training (click here to learn more)


3: Young people choose their activities


4: Young person fills out booklet and collects evidence (view a sample portfolio)
5: Booklet and evidence is assessed by peers and workers
6: Young person receives a SCQF credit-rated certificate!

Want to learn more?

  Step-by-step guide

Register to use the Awards
View a sample portfolio   Links to Curriculum for Excellence

You can contact the Youth Scotland Awards Team on 0131 554 2561 or email