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Why age is just a number when it comes to leadership

All of the Queen’s Young Leaders Award Winners and Runners-Up are achieving incredible things in their communities across the Commonwealth, whether they…

President Barack Obama praises Queen’s Young Leader Jerome Cowans

The work of Queen’s Young Leader award winner Jerome Cowans has been recognised by President Barack Obama during his recent visit to…

Introducing Edmund Page, founder of the Xavier Project.

Queen’s Young Leader Edmund left the UK to set up the Xavier Project in 2008. The charity aims to improve the lives…

Change to announcement date

We have had an amazing response to applications from right across the Commonwealth and are excited to shortly reveal the first Queen’s…

Hayley Gillies – Advisory Panellist from UK

Name: Hayley Gillies Age: 28 Country: Scotland Experience: Hayley has been working with YMCA Edinburgh since 2007 as their Youth and Children…

Harun Asif – Advisory Panellist from UK

Name: Harun Asif Age: 22 Country: UK Experience: Harun is an aspiring tech entrepreneur with a keen interest in technology and its…

Buumba Malambo – Advisory Panellist from Zambia

Name: Buumba Malambo Age: 23 Country: Zambia Experience: Buumba is the founder and CEO of the Buumbalambo Foundation, which seeks to improve…

Dipti Kumar – Advisory Panellist from Malaysia

Name: Dipti Kumar Age: 23 Country: Malaysia Experience: Dipti is a lawyer who advocates the empowerment of underprivileged communities. In particular she…

Darwin Bernardo – Advisory Panellist from UK

Name: Darwin Bernardo Age: 26 Country: UK Experience: Darwin is the co-founder of Nutmeg CommUNITY, a youth empowerment organisation that aims to…

Dalisu Waiyaki Jwara – Advisory Panellist from South Africa

Name: Dalisu Waiyaki Jwara Age: 22 Country: South Africa Experience: Dalisu is Co-Founder of AmaDODA, an NGO seeking to instil values-based leadership…

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