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Girl Scouts gives every girl access to life-changing experiences that inspire her to do something big.

Are you interested in learning a sport, sampling the arts, preparing for a career or pitching a tent? Do you dream of publishing stories online, traveling to exotic locales, or speaking on behalf of girls in your town? In Girl Scouting, you can do it all! Girls ages 5-17 can join as girl members. It's never too late to join in the fun.

A girl can be a Girl Scout in many different ways. Click here to learn about all five Pathways: Troop, Series, Events, Travel and Camp.

To join Girl Scouts, choose from the following options:

Learn more about joining a Girl Scout troop! Registering for membership does not guarantee placement in a Girl Scout troop, since sometimes girls apply but volunteers are not available in their area. To join a troop, you can either: 

Make sure to indicate that you are interested in the troop pathway, so you will be contacted about troop opportunities in your area! 

Register as a member to participate in other pathways such as camp, series, events or travel. Then explore these pathway opportunities through the links below and register for the specific opportunity you are interested in!

Attend a Discover Girl Scouts event in your area! These free and fun workshops help girls and their families learn more about opportunities to participate in Girl Scouts.


Submit a form about your interest in Girl Scouts. A staff member will contact you as soon as possible with more information!

How to register:

  1. Review the instructions to create your new account and purchase Girl Scout membership.
  2. Click Register.
  3. Create a new account.
  4. Follow the registration wizard to pay your membership fee.

The above instructions are the same for existing and returning members.
Once you pay your membership fee, you are a registered Girl Scout!