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NESA bestows more than $500K in scholarships to Eagle Scouts

By: Michael Freeman | 
July 21, 2022
More than 5,000 young men and women applied for this year’s scholarships. The funds, totaling $536,000, were recently awarded to 65 Eagle Scouts.
Apara in front of her Eagle Scout Project.

2022 Eagle Scout Project of the Year: She built a playground, meditation area for women’s rehab center

By: Michael Freeman | 
July 10, 2022
The 2022 Adams awards, which include 16 territorial winners and a national winner selected from one those territorial winners, recognize outstanding Eagle projects completed by young people who earned the Eagle Scout rank in 2021.

Worth reading: Eagle Scout’s essay on “The Importance of Scouting in America”

By: Aaron Derr | 
June 20, 2022
What impressed us the most with was how Julia used the Scouts BSA uniform as a metaphor for everything that Scouting is about.

E.O. Wilson, Eagle Scout biologist known as ‘The Ant Man,’ dies at 92

By: Bryan Wendell | 
December 31, 2021
E.O. Wilson, a Distinguished Eagle Scout and visionary scientist, died on Dec. 26 in Massachusetts. He was 92.

2021 Western Region Eagle Scout Project of the Year: Supplying villages with clean water

By: Michael Freeman | 
July 15, 2021
All Eagle Scout projects make a great impact on communities, but not every project requires two years to complete.

2021 Central Region Eagle Project of Year: He created a memorial to first responders

By: Bryan Wendell | 
June 28, 2021
For his incredible salute to those who paid the ultimate price in service to his community, Logan, received the Central Region Adams Award.

2021 Southern Region Eagle Scout Project of the Year: Helping prevent river disasters

By: Michael Freeman | 
June 21, 2021
Hannah Bailey installed life-saving rescue information along 100 miles of rivers in her home county.

2021 Eagle Scout Project of the Year: He built an exhibit to honor heroes of D-Day

By: Bryan Wendell | 
June 14, 2021
Christopher Adam led a team that designed and constructed an educational exhibit about D-Day, the Normandy landings in World War II.

New research reveals an even earlier Black Eagle Scout: Hamilton Bradley of New York

By: Bryan Wendell | 
March 24, 2021
Hamilton Bradley of New York is the earliest known Black Eagle Scout in BSA history. His Eagle court of honor was held on Dec. 19, 1919.

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