Ready to help your community and earn one of the highest awards in Girl Scouting? Cadettes can team up with a small group of fellow Girl Scouts or work on their own. To earn the Silver Award, you will research an issue you care about, make a plan to address it, and then take action to improve your community.
Are in sixth, seventh, or eighth grade
Are a registered Girl Scout Cadette
Have completed a Cadette Journey
Find an issue you care about.
Build your Girl Scout Silver Award team (maximum of 4 girls per team) or decide to go solo.
Explore your community and think of how that issue affects your community.
Choose a Silver Award project that can lead to lasting change.
Reflect, share your story, and celebrate.
*Please allow 2 weeks for GSSC-MM to review your proposal and contact you with recommended revisions and any questions we have about your potential project. You must receive approval before starting your project.
The deadline for current 8th graders to submit the Silver Award Notice of Intent Form is May 1. The last day to submit the Silver Award Final Report form is September 30 of your 9th grade year.
Girl Scout Silver Award Important Forms