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The council is proud to recognize adult leaders who give their time and energy to Scouting. Click on the awards below to learn more about each recognition.

Visit Awards Central for a complete list of all awards available from Scouting.

Leadership and Training Awards

Commissioner Awards

Commissioners are district and council volunteer leaders who help units succeed.  They coach and consult with Cub Scouting, Scouts BSA, and Venturing adult leaders while helping maintain the standards of the BSA.  Commissioners oversee the unit charter renewal plan so that each unit re-registers on time, and with the optimum number of youth and adult members.

The following awards are available for commissioners:


Veteran Awards

The Veteran Awards recognize any BSA individual member for tenure in Scouting. 5-, 10-, 15-, and 20-year awards are awarded by the local council, while awards for 25 years and more are awarded by the national office; submit application to receive a certificate and option to purchase pin from Scout shop.

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