Advancement Resources

Advancement Resources

Scouting provides a series of surmountable obstacles and steps in overcoming them through the advancement method. The Scouts plan their advancement and progress at their own pace as they meets each challenge. The Scouts are rewarded for each achievement, which helps them gain self-confidence. The steps in the advancement system help a Scouts grow in self-reliance and in the ability to help others. Take a look at some of the advancement resources available to you. If you have any questions, please contact your District Advancement Chair. You can find their contact information here. The following resources provide additional information about advancement. Links are provided to materials that are available online.

For information about advancing to Eagle Scout, take a look at the links listed under Trail to Eagle. The Life to Eagle Packet provides everything you need to embark on your journey to Eagle. Be sure to download and review all of the related documents for best success.

Advancement Resources

Advancement Committee Activity Consent Form Advancement Rank Advancement FAQ
Advancement News Archives BSA-Advancement Become a Merit Badge Counselor
Scouts BSA Advancement Trail Guide to Advancement Internet Advancement Reporting
Blue Card Replacement Policy Cub Scout Advancement Trail Fillable Merit Badge Counselor Application
Venturing Sea Scouts Fillable Group Merit Badge Counselor Application
Virtual Merit Badges    


Trail to Eagle

Eagle Scout Service Project Fundraiser Policy  Council Eagle Board of Review Policy Eagle Scout Service Project Workbook Eagle Scout Coach Guidelines
 Life to Eagle Packet  Life to Eagle Workshop Eagle Courts of Honor  


Trail to Summit

Venturing Summit Rank Service Project Workbook Venturing Summit Rank Application


Trail to Quartermaster

Quartermaster Leadership Service Project Workbook Quartermaster Rank Application