Join Boy Scouts
Boy Scouting is available to boys who have earned the Arrow of Light Award and are at least 10 years old or have completed the fifth grade and are at least 10, or who are 11, but not yet 18 years old. The program achieves the BSA's objectives of developing character, citizenship, and personal fitness.
The Scout Zone
The Scout ZoneThis great tool can be used to help introduce your friends to Scouting. It includes an interactive postcard generator, a troop locator, online games, and even information for parents.
Learn more about the kinds of things that Scouts do—and learn to do them better—with the resources in this section.
Awards & Advancement
Reference material about some of the awards and recognitions available to Boy Scouts.
A number of opportunities such as training courses, summer jobs, scholarships, and special programs are available to Boy Scouts.
These informational resources are provided to assist you in your role as a troop member.
The Supply Division Web site offers information about camping equipment, uniforms, handbooks, and other essential Scouting merchandise.