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Membership and Participation Awards

Membership and Participation

The Membership and Participation Awards signify that a Scout has made their promise and has participated in the programme for a period of time.

Requirements for these badges can be found in The Library.

  • The Moving on Award (Cub Scout to Scout)
  • The Scout Membership Award
  • Participation Awards
  • The Moving on Award (Scout to Explorer Scout)

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Challenges

Challenges

The Challenges complement the balanced programme. These have been developed to extend Scouts' skills and experience. The Challenges are optional and continue throughout the Sections providing continuity from 6 to 25.

  • The Outdoor Challenge
  • The Outdoor Plus Challenge
  • The Creative Challenge
  • The Fitness Challenge
  • The Global Challenge
  • The Community Challenge
  • The Adventure Challenge
  • The Expedition Challenge
  • The Promise Challenge

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Chief Scout's Gold Award

Chief Scout's Gold Award

This badge is the highest award available in the Scout Section. It is gained by completing:

  • The Promise Challenge
  • The Community Challenge
  • The Fitness Challenge
  • The Creative Challenge
  • The Global Challenge
  • The Outdoor Challenge

and two of the following:

  • The Outdoor Plus Challenge
  • The Adventure Challenge
  • The Expedition Challenge

If a Scout has not quite completed the requirements for the top award before they move on to the Explorer Scout Unit, they may complete it in their early weeks in the Explorer Scout Unit.

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Activity Badges

Activity Badges

There are 69 Activity badges specially designed for the Scout section, along with the six Staged badges.

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Partnership Awards

Partnership Awards

Additionally there are three awards to be completed with other partners, either other sections or with an outside body.

  • The International Award
  • The Faith Award
  • The Environment Award

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Position of badges on Uniform

Position of badges on Uniform

Want to know where to put your Badges, this diagram shows you where to place them on your Uniform.

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