Bronze Award

Welcome to the Girl Scout Bronze Award, a leadership adventure and the highest honor a Girl Scout Junior can achieve. As you and your team plan and complete your project, you'll develop more confidence, meet new people, and have the kind of fun that happens when you work with other Girl Scouts to make a difference. Download the Bronze Award Guidelines to find out how.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. Who approves my Girl Scout Bronze Award?

Your leader or advisor that you are working with approves your Bronze Award.

2. Do I need to submit any paperwork to Girl Scouts of Western Washington in order to purchase my Bronze Award pin?

No. once you have completed your Bronze Award project and your leader/advisor has signed-off on it, you may purchase your Bronze Award pin from our council store.

3. Are there resources for leaders/advisors working with girls to earn Bronze Awards?

Yes! GSUSA has developed both Girl Guidelines and an Adult Guide so that girls and adults can work together successfully to complete the Bronze Award.

Some "Do's" to keep in mind:

  • DO make sure your project follows VolunteerEssentials.pdfVolunteer Essentials and SafetyActivityCheckpoints.pdfSafety Activity Checkpoints, including money-earning guidelines.
  • DO make sure the project involves 20 hours for each girl to complete her take action project.
  • DO complete all requirements by September 30 following their 5th grade year.

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