Have you ever looked around your neighborhood or school and wondered how you could make a change for the better? Going for the Girl Scout Silver Award—the highest award a Cadette Girl Scout (girls in grades 6-8) can earn—gives you the chance to show that you are a leader who is organized, determined, and dedicated to improving your community.
Girls must be in 6th, 7th, or 8th grade and a registered Girl Scout Cadette
Complete a Cadette level journey*
How to Get to the Girl Scout Silver Award:
- Complete ALL prerequisites
- Download the Silver Award Guidelines
- Identify issues you care about
- Build your Girl Scout Silver Award team or decide to pursue the award individually
- Explore your community
- Pick your Silver Award project. The Silver Award project must be done in the local community (beyond the Girl Scout community)
- Develop your project
- Make a plan and put it into motion
- Reflect, share your story, and celebrate
Once you have completed your Silver Award project you must complete a Silver Award Final Report Form and send it to Girl Scouts of Hawai’i via email, fax, or postal mail. Click here for our address. If you intend to get credit for the Silver Award as a pre-requisite for the Girl Scout Gold Award, a Silver Award Final Report must be on file at Council. If you would like to participate in the 2014 Gold & Silver Award Ceremony in April 2014, you must submit a Final Report form by February 15, 2014. You may submit the final report after February 15, but will then participate in the 2015 Gold and Silver Award Ceremony.
*Please note that Ambassadors must complete Ambassador level journeys, Seniors must complete Senior level journeys, Cadettes must complete Cadette level journeys, and Juniors must complete Junior level journeys.
For more information about the Gold, Silver, or Bronze Awards, please contact Janelle Harkness at 808.380.4436 or firstname.lastname@example.org.