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Girl Scouts earning their Silver Award

Silver Award Girl Scouts

When Girl Scout Cadettes focus on an issue they care about, learn the facts, and take action to make a difference, they gain the confidence and skills that will catapult them to lifelong success. It all adds up to the Girl Scout Silver Award—the highest honor a Cadette can achieve.  Download the Silver Award guidelines to find out how.

Girl Scout Silver Award pin
You can pursue your Girl Scout Silver Award if: 

You're in sixth, seventh, or eighth grade (or equivalent)


You're a registered Girl Scout Cadette 


You have completed a Cadette Journey

Girl Scout Silver Award Steps

Identify an issue you care about


Build your Girl Scout Silver Award team or decide to go solo


Explore your community


Pick your Silver Award project


Develop your project


Make a plan and put it into motion


Reflect, share your story, and celebrate

Let us know about your project by completing this form.



Silver Award Training

Ready to learn more? Click here for a training video or for Cadette Getting Started with the Silver Award Activity.

Still have questions after watching the video? Contact Program Development Specialist Maggie, 907-273-0318 or click here to request a virtual Q&A session. 

Q&A sessions are available Monday - Thursday 9:00 am - 6:30 pm and are dependent on staff availabilty. Sessions can take place online or by phone.