Boy Scout Advancement and Awards





Special Opportunities for Boy Scouts

In addition to Rank Requirements and Merit Badges, Boy Scouts may earn a number of other Badges and Awards:

Hiking Awards
50 Miler Award
Historic Trails Award

Conservation Awards
Leave No Trace Awareness Award
Outdoor Ethics Award
William T. Hornaday Awards
World Conservation Award

Aquatic Emblems
Boardsailing, BSA
BSA Lifeguard
Kayaking BSA
Mile Swim BSA
Scuba BSA
Snorkeling, BSA
Stand Up Paddleboarding

Other Awards and Emblems
BSA Awards Central
Cyber Chip
Crime Prevention Award
Den Chief Service Award
Donor Awareness
Emergency Preparedness Award
Firem'n Chip
International Spirit Award
Interpreter Strips
Keep America Beautiful Inc. Hometown U.S.A. Award
Lifesaving and Meritorious Action Awards
National Medal for Outdoor Achievement
National Outdoor Awards
National Youth Leadership Society
Nova Awards
Paul Bunyan Woodsman
Recruiter Strip
Religious Emblems 
Spirit of the Eagle Award
Totin' Chip
WInter Camper Patch Application
World Conservation Award