Sheikh Sultan Award

Sheikh Sultan Award

Girls and boys are the pivots of development in the world. It is our duty to protect their rights, save them from the negative influences of extremist forces, and offer them an environment that supports their growth. We can make peace and prosperity the reality for future generations."

His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi


The Award framework

The Award is comprised of three levels and four sections. 

Bronze LevelSilver LevelGold Level

Participants must complete all
2 categories for this medal.

Volunteering: 20 Hours

Adventure: 3 days and 2 nights

Participants must complete 3
categories for this medal.

Volunteering: 30 Hours

Adventure: 4 days and 3 nights
Skill or
Fitness and wellbeing: 30 hours

Participants must complete 4
categories for this medal.

Volunteering: 40 Hours

Adventure: 5 days and 4 nights
Skill: 40 hours
Fitness and Wellbeing: 40 hours


The participant is required to undertake an expedition that includes camping in a natural location with physical challenges during the day. The difficulty of adventure varies according to the medal to be achieved.


Is choosing to give your time to make a difference in the world. It is any activity that benefits the people, the community, the environment or animals. It is an act of helping a greater cause without being paid.


This category requires you to choose a skill that you would like to learn and develop.

Fitness and Wellbeing

Physical fitness through sports or working out at the gym. Choose an activity that suits you, something you can have fun doing alone or with a group of friends.