Going for the Girl Scout Silver Award-the highest award a Girl Scout Cadette can earn-gives you the chance to do big things and make your community better in process. Download the Silver Award guidelines to find out how.
You can pursue your Girl Scout Silver Award if:
You're in sixth, seventh, or eighth grade (or equivalent)
You're a registered Girl Scout Cadette
You have completed a Cadette Journey
You have the support of a Girl Scout volunteer who is not related to you.
All Project reports MUST be submitted no later than September 30 of their 9th grade year.
Girl Scout Silver Award Steps
Identify an issue you care about
Build your Girl Scout Silver Award team or decide to go solo
Explore your community
Pick your Silver Award project
Develop your project
Make a plan and put it into motion
Reflect, share your story, and celebrate
Share your project with other girls! Post your story on Girl Scouts USA’s MapIt!
Follow all of these steps and submit final paperwork by September 30 of your 9th grade year to earn your Silver Award. You will also now be eligible to qualify for Council Young Women of Distinction.