Silver Beaver Award
The Silver Beaver Award is presented upon action of a Council Executive Board
of one of the BSA's local Councils or the Direct Service Council for outstanding
service to youth within the Council or for outstanding longtime service to youth
by a registered Scouter residing within that Council. The average tenure for Silver
Beaver candidates is ten years or longer. Career members of the Boy Scouts of America
may receive this award upon concurrence of the Council Scout Executive and the Director
of Operations at the National office, BSA.
Candidates for this award must be nominated. Self-nomination disqualifies the
This is the old Silver Beaver knot designed for the older khaki-green uniform.
Credits: Knot scan from Mike Walton
Page updated on:
October 01, 2009