This council award recognizes Gold Award Girl Scouts, Curved Bar
alumnae or First Class alumnae over the age of 35 who have carried the
values of the Girl Scout Gold Award throughout their lifetime,
exhibiting exemplary leadership and community service. Girl Scouts
helps create female leaders in our communities and our world. The
values that we instill in our girls are life-long. The Girl Scout Gold
Award is the highest award that Girl Scouts can bestow, and the young
women who receive this award demonstrate exemplary service to their
communities and leadership. However, those values do not end with high
school. Do you know a Gold Award Girl Scout, Curved Bar alumnae or
First Class alumnae over the age of 35 who has made exceptional
contributions to her community outside of the Girl Scout organization?
You are invited to nominate an exceptional mature alumna who has been
a shining example of the Girl Scout values of leadership, service,
community and volunteerism by earning the Girl Scout Gold Award,
Curved Bar or First Class, and throughout her life. A current Girl
Scout membership is not required.
- The candidate is a Gold Award Girl Scout, Curved Bar alumnae
or First Class alumnae and is over the age of 35.
candidate has exhibited an exemplary example of the Girl Scout
values of leadership, service, community and volunteerism from
earning the Gold Award, Curved Bar or First Class Award and
throughout her life.
- The candidate should demonstrate
leadership and exemplary service to her community outside of the
Girl Scout organization.
Submit two (2) letters of endorsement. Letters should include
150-200 words explaining the reason for endorsing this person for the
award, and should include when the candidate received the Girl Scout
Gold Award, Curved Bar or First Class Award, how the candidate's
actions since earning their award have exemplified the Girl Scout
values of leadership, service, community and volunteerism, and how the
endorser is familiar with the candidate's leadership and service.
This recognition may be awarded multiple times in subsequent years,
but it must be for different accomplishments or acts of service.