The Founder of the Mérite Jeunesse Luxembourg
The Duke of Edinbourgh's International Award has been started in Luxembourg in May 1993. The official name of the Foundation in Luxembourg is Mérite Jeunesse Luxembourg and is placed under the patronage of H.R.H. Grand-Duc Jean.
H.R.H. Prince Guillaume is the chairman of the Administrative Council. From 1993-2017 Luxembourg had the opportunity to honor 2606 Award holders.