BSA Distinguished Conservation Service Award Certificate
(Award for Organizations or Individuals)

Requirements were ISSUED effective November 9, 2020 .

This is a new award which replaces the former Hornaday Awards Program. which was discontinued on October 12, 2020

This conservation award is granted to organizations or individuals by the National Council of the Boy Scouts of America. Nominations are accepted from any recognized conservation or environmental protection organization. The organization or individual should have demonstrated leadership and a commitment to the education of youth on a regional, national, or international level reflecting the natural resource conservation and environmental improvement mission of the BSA Distinguished Conservation Service Awards program.

A letter of nomination should be addressed to the BSA Director of Conservation. Letters of endorsement are encouraged.

This application to be submitted to the National BSA Director of Conservation and reviewed by the National Conservation Awards Committee.


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