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Silver Award

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.

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Silver Award Report Form

Silver Award reports MUST be submitted no later than September 30 of their 9th grade year.

You can pursue your Girl Scout Silver Award if:

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You're in sixth, seventh, or eighth grade (or equivalent)

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You're a registered Girl Scout Cadette 
 

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You have completed a Cadette Journey
 

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You have the support of a Silver-Award Trained Girl Scout volunteer who is not related to you.


Girl Scout Silver Award Steps
 
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Identify an issue you care about
 

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Build your Girl Scout Silver Award team or decide to go solo
 

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Explore your community
 

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Pick your Silver Award project
 

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Develop your project
 

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Make a plan and put it into motion
 

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Reflect, share your story, and celebrate

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Share your project with other girls! Post your story on Girl Scouts USA’s MapIt!

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Follow all of these steps and submit final paperwork by September 30 of your 9th grade year to earn your Silver Award. If your project went above and beyond – make sure to apply for our Council Young Women of Distinction program!