Silver Beaver Award
To recognize registered Scouters of exceptional character who have provided distinguished service within a council.
Who Can Earn This Award?
Presented by the National Court of Honor on behalf of councils.
How To Get the Award
Anyone may nominate any deserving registered Scouter to the council, which selects recipients for the following year. Each council may process their own annual allotment of Silver Beaver awards and shall send a list of Silver Beaver awards and shall send a list of Silver Beaver recipients presented each calendar year to the National Court of Honor no later than January 31 of the following year.
Nominations are made by submitting the official Silver Beaver Nomination Form to the council office. The deadline for submissions for recognizing 2023 recipients is Friday, February 9, 2024. Submissions must be sent to the council office.
Supply Item Description & Uniform Placement
Silver Beaver presentation kits, certificates, pocket cards, Silver Beaver medal suspended from ribbon worn around neck on formal occasions, knot for uniform worn above left pocket, and lapel pin for civilian wear.