Gaisce – the President’s Award isIreland’s National Challenge Award, the country’s most prestigious and respected individual award programme, and a challenge from the President of Ireland, to young people between 15 and 25 years of age.

Gaisce is an old Irish word which means ‘a great achievement’ and it is in the spirit of this meaning that the programme challenges  young people to set and pursue personal goals in four different areas of activity

  • Community Involvement
  • Personal Skills
  • Physical Recreation
  • Adventure Journey

Every year students from the ISK part successfully in this scheme