Upon completion of the Introduction to Leadership Skills for Troops (ILST), the Scout is qualified to wear the “Trained” emblem on his uniform.
Lillian Rose Weihert, a Venturer from the Chicago-based Pathway to Adventure Council, won the Youth category in the 2017 Outdoor Inspiration Awards.
Used when reciting the Scout Oath and Scout Law — or when you want to quiet a room quickly — the Scout sign is an important part of all BSA programs.
By registering in this role, a man or woman who is too old to be a youth member can still be registered in Scouting — without hurting JTE scores.
On Scout Sunday, Scout Sabbath and Scout Jumuah, we set aside time to celebrate a partnership that benefits all involved and helps Scouts be reverent.
Katie Hancock, a Venturer from Lubbock, Texas, was the lone BSA honoree to receive the prestigious 2016 Messengers of Peace Hero Award.
The BSA has announced new and updated requirements for the Cub Scout, Boy Scout and Venturing/Sea Scout versions of the World Conservation Award.
The Boy Scouts of America has selected two young people — Jamie Lear and Keaton Sharp — to serve as the 2016-2017 NRA/BSA Brownell Youth Ambassadors.
Journey to Excellence, or JTE, is a self-evaluation tool that lets unit leaders see, quantitatively how well their unit is meeting the goals of Scouting.
At the 2016 Interamerican Youth Forum and Scout Conference in Texas, representatives from the BSA met with Scouts and Scouters from across the Americas.