Whitney M. Young Jr. Service Award

Overview

Recognizes outstanding service by an adult individual or by an organization in the development of Scouting for rural or low-income urban youth.

Who Can Earn This Award?

Presented to adults and organizations by the national office.

How To Get the Award

Purchased by local council and presented by national office.

Supply Item Description & Uniform Placement

8½" x 10" walnut plaque, lapel pin, knot, and pendant suspended from ribbon

Supply/BIN Item Number

8½" x 10" walnut plaque, No. 7-428; lapel pin, No. 7-432; knot, No. 7-444; pendant with ribbon, No. 7-445

Whitney M. Young Jr. Service Award

The purpose of the Whitney M. Young Jr. Service Award is to recognize outstanding services by an adult individual or organization for demonstrated involvement in the development and implementation of Scouting opportunities for youth from rural or low-income urban backgrounds—this is in fulfillment of Whitney Young’s dream of justice and equality for all. Click here for the nomination form.