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Merit Badge Counselors

All scouts wanting to earn a merit badge should discuss their intentions with their Scoutmaster. The Scoutmaster will then help each scout select a counselor from the list below.

If you experience any issues with the Merit Badge Counselor list, please contact Donna Baer at 314-256-3126 or Donna.Baer@scouting.org.

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Become a Merit Badge Counselor

Interested in becoming a Merit Badge Counselor or Supernova Award Mentor? Simply fill out the Merit Badge Counselor Application or Supernova Mentor Application, and return it to your district advancement chairman.
A Guide for Merit Badge Counseling

Counselor’s Compass

Counselor’s Compass is a quarterly e-newsletter intended to provide news and resources for merit badge counselors. To Subscribe to this newsletter, send an email to merit.badge@scouting.org. Put ‘Subscribe’ in the Subject line and in the body of the email put only your email address, name, and council name.

Merit Badge Counselor Renewals

New for 2018, membership positions renewed through a unit or district will include existing Merit Badge Counselor positions. If you have renewed your unit or council membership for 2018 no action is needed to renew your Merit Counselor position.

Anyone who is currently a Merit Badge counselor and not participating in a reregistering process will need to contact the counsel to renew their Merit Badge Counselor position.