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The Eagle Scout Association of St Louis is also the Chapter Representative of NESA, the National Eagle Scout Association, and assumes the responsibilities for ALL Eagle Scouts in our area.

The mission in simple: Eagle Scouts giving back to Scouting by providing:

  • Service and support to the Greater St. Louis Area Council, BSA
  • Advancement opportunities on the Trail to Eagle
  • Brotherhood to all Scouts

Eagle Scout Annual Golf Tournament
April 15, 2024 |Old Hickory Golf Club
Contact Jeff Kendall 314.568.5075 or golf@stlesa.org

Eagle Scout Grants
The Eagle Scout Association of St. Louis offers grants to help Life Scouts complete their Eagle Scout project. For requirements and the application, visit stlesa.org/Eagle-Project-Grants.

To learn more about the Eagle Scout Association of St. Louis or to join, visit www.stlesa.org.


Illinois NESA Eagle Scout Banquet

In addition to the Eagle Scout Recognition Dinner in March, Eagle Scouts from Arrowhead, Black Gold, Cahokia Mounds, Kaskaskia, Piasa Bird, Red Hawk, and St. Clair Districts in southern Illinois also have the opportunity to attend the annual Southern Illinois NESA Eagle Scout Banquet.

Eagle Scout and Project of the Year Nominations
Nominations for the GSLAC Southern Illinois NESA Committee Eagle Scout of the Year and Eagle Project of the Year are due to the committee by Jan. 21st of the new year via email to southernillnesa@gmail.com for any 2022 Eagle Scouts that meet the criteria in the nomination form.

Eagle Scouts from Arrowhead, Black Gold, Cahokia Mounds, Kaskaskia, Piasa Bird, Red Hawk, and St. Clair Districts in southern Illinois can earn one of three $1,000 scholarships to be awarded at our March Southern Illinois Eagle Scout Banquet. Application must be received by January 21 of the new year by sending your form to southernillnesa@gmail.com.
Scholarship Application

Do You Know an Outstanding Eagle?

Every year, the National Eagle Scout Association (NESA) recognizes outstanding Eagles across America with the NESA Outstanding Eagle Scout Award (NOESA). This prestigious recognition is for Eagle Scouts who have demonstrated outstanding achievement in their profession, avocation and community, having notable achievements both inside and outside of Scouting. While the selection of NOESA recipients is a local Council function, the nominees are confirmed by NESA.  Self-nominations are not accepted.

Nominations are due September 30th.  To nominate a deserving Eagle Scout, go to the NOESA site , download the fillable form, complete sections 1 through 6 and the second page of vocational/avocational info and community service regarding the candidate; and mail to:

NOESA Awards Committee
The Eagle Scout Association
PO Box 410436
Creve Coeur, MO 63141-0436

Click here for more information about NOESA.

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