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Scouts Scotland Queen’s Scout Award

Why this award?

The Queen’s Scout Award is the culmination of everything that Explorer Scouts and Scout Network members have achieved in Scouting. The Queen’s Scout Award is available for Explorer Scouts and Scout Network over the age of 16 and is the ultimate Top Award for all members of The Scout Association to achieve by the time they reach the age of 25. Completion of this award will demonstrate commitment, determination, team work, leadership and will help participants to be more adaptable, confident, resilient and learn new skills for life. All recipients receive a special invitation to Windsor Castle to participate in a parade and be inspected by a representative of Her Majesty the Queen.

Who is it for?

The Queen’s Scout Award is available for Explorer Scouts and Scout Network over the age of 16 and is the ultimate Top Award for all members of The Scout Association to achieve by the time they reach the age of 25.

By completing the Queen’s Scout Award, a young person can also fulfil the requirements for the Duke of Edinburgh’s Gold Award.

What time commitment is required?

The Queen’s Scout Award will typically require a weekly commitment to meet the requirements of the award. The weekly commitment will be to activities such as physical recreation, skill and volunteering. Additional commitments such as weekends will be required for expeditions and residential experiences.

Is the award externally accredited?

The Queen’s Scout Award is recognised by the presentation of a certificate and a badge that can be worn on Scout uniform. A pin badge is also available for non-uniform occasions.

Provider: Scouts Scotland

Website: Click here


Budget: Free, Membership Subscription

For Ages: 16 - 24

Time to Complete: N/A

Opportunities:

  • Sport
  • Nature
  • Volunteering
  • Arts
  • Music
  • Youth Work
  • Get Outdoors
  • Making friends
  • Enterprise
  • Adventure
  • Achievement
  • Develop my CV
  • Help get into College or Uni
  • Gain new skills
  • Physical Activity

Type of Involvement:

  • Overnight
  • With Others
  • Local Community
  • On my own
  • Away from home
  • Join a group

Award Recognition:

  • Certificate of Achievement
  • To build skills and experience
  • UCAS Recognition

Meeting Frequency: One week long, Weekly


Interested?

Contact the Scottish Queen's Scout Award Co-ordinator on 01383 419073, or send an email.