Letter of Recommendation
Checklist (printed on the Eagle Application Transmittal Envelope, which will be provided to you by your Eagle Coordinator)
A note from the PTAC Advancement Committee Chair
In the spirit of standardizing and simplifying the advancement processes within the Pathway to Adventure Council, the council advancement committee has developed and approved a new Eagle application submission process. This process will take effect January 1, 2016. There will be a specific document transmittal envelope for Eagle documentation submission. These will be available at each service center by the end of December.
The entire process can be found HERE
; please take a minute to review. In summary, the following is key:
Each service center will accept Eagle applications and supporting documents and forward to the Arlington Heights office, for verification.
ONLY the following documentation must be turned in. The receiving service center will check for the following:
- Completed Eagle Application with all checklist items verified (checklist found on transmittal envelope)
- Service project workbook with before and after photos
- Statement of life ambitions & positions held in community organizations (per application requirement #7) DO NOT SEND RECOMMENDATION LETTERS WITH THE APPLICATION.
- Application and supporting documents should be secured in the service center supplied Eagle Transmittal Envelope. Scout should review checklist on envelop prior to submission. Do not send project binder; this should remain with the unit.
*Be sure to make copies of ALL documentation prior to sending.