The Founder of the Mérite Jeunesse Luxembourg
The Duke of Edinbourgh's International Award started in Luxembourg in May 1993, under the patronage of H.R.H. Grand-Duc Jean. The official name of the Foundation in Luxembourg is Mérite Jeunesse Luxembourg.
H.R.H. Prince Guillaume is the chairman of the Administrative Council. From 1993-2018 Luxembourg had the opportunity to honor 2662 Award holders. 1033 participants are doing their program in Luxembourg in 2018.