HRH The Duke of Gloucester KG GCVO 

His Royal Highness has been our Patron for many years and has a wide set of charitable interests, many of which benefit young people.

As a qualified architect, HRH The Duke of Gloucester takes a keen interest in the work of the Trust and frequently visits our projects where he can meet young people taking part in Construction Youth Trust’s many projects.

"The continuing work undertaken by the Trust has ensured its high reputation and its continued growth in providing opportunities to young people"

HRH The Duke of Gloucester

Born in 1944, The Duke of Gloucester is the second son of the late Duke of Gloucester and the late Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester. He succeeded his father as Duke of Gloucester in June 1974.


The Duke of Gloucester's Young Acheivers Scheme celebrates the acheivements of young professionals in the industry. Find out more about our Awards Scheme.