Gold Award Girl Scouts
Issues of the world, meet your match.
Gold Award Girl Scouts are the dreamers and the doers who take “make the world a better place” to the next level.
The Girl Scout Gold Award is the mark of the truly remarkable—proof that not only can she make a difference, but that she already has.
Seniors and Ambassadors who earn the Gold Award tackle issues that
are dear to them and drive lasting change in their communities and
beyond. Think of the Gold Award as a key that can open doors to
scholarships, preferred admission tracks for college, and amazing
You can pursue your Girl Scout Gold Award if:
You're in high school (ninth through twelfth grade, or
You're registered as a Girl Scout Senior or Girl Scout
You have completed two Senior or Ambassador Journeys OR earned the
Girl Scout Silver Award and completed a Journey
Girl Scout Gold Award Steps
BEST PRACTICE: Watch the Gold Award training webinar before you begin. These sessions are for girls, leaders and parents.
Identify an issue
Investigate your issue thoroughly
Get help and build your team
Create a plan
Present your plan and gather feedback
Educate and inspire
Ready to get started? Let’s go for Gold!
Watch these brief intro videos.
- Gold Award FAQ Video
- Gold Award Paperwork FAQ Video
- How to Choose Your Take-Action Project
- Paying for the Project: Budgeting and Fundraising
- Counting Hours
Watch the Gold Award Training Webinar
> Watch the Webinar here
Having trouble coming up with a project idea? Attend one of our Idea Workshops! >>> See the workshops
Visit the Go Gold
Website for all project forms
Mentor a Gold Girl!
Want to be part of helping girls achieve their Gold dreams? Consider the Gold Award Committee.
Need some help? Contact the Badgerland Team!