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Additional Awards

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In addition to patches, badges, and Girl Scouts’ highest awards, there are other awards that girls can earn through Girl Scouts and community organizations. Click on each of them below to learn more about these awards.

Discover more earned pins and awards in  The Girl's Guide to Girl Scouting (available in-store and online).

Community Service Bars

Community Service Bar

Cadettes, Seniors, and Ambassadors

To earn a Community Service bar, first choose an organization you'd like to volunteer with. The organization will need to agree to give you instructions about the work you'll be doing. Once you've chosen your organization, complete at least 20 hours of service to earn the bar. Learn more in  The Girl's Guide to Girl Scouting.

Service to Girl Scouting Bars

Service to Girl Scouting Bars

Cadettes, Seniors, and Ambassadors

The Service to Girl Scouting Bar is earned by volunteering at least 20 hours to the Girl Scout organization. You can volunteer at a special event for younger girls, be an office assistant for their council or service unit, or help with special projects. Learn more in  The Girl's Guide to Girl Scouting.

Silver, Silver & Gold, and Gold Torch Awards

Torch Award

Cadettes, Seniors, and Ambassadors

This award is given to a Girl Scout who is a leader in her community. To earn the Torch Award, a Girl Scout must complete one Leadership Journey, and serve a full term in a leadership position at her school, place of worship, library, community center, or other organization that is important to her. Learn more in  The Girl's Guide to Girl Scouting.

Torch Award Completion Application

Journey Summit Award

Journey Summit Awards

All Grade Levels

The Journey Summit Award Pin is earned by girls who have completed three National Leadership Journeys at their grade level. The colored border around each pin corresponds to their grade level. This award can be earned by girls in all program levels: Daisy, Brownie, Junior, Cadette, Senior, and Ambassador. This is the highest award that a Girl Scout Daisy and a Girl Scout Brownie can earn. Learn more in  The Girl's Guide to Girl Scouting.

Safety Award

Safety Award

All Grade Levels

Safety Awards are earned by following a five-step process for being safe, tailored for each grade level.  Find your grade level's steps in  The Girl's Guide to Girl Scouting.

Program Aide

Program Aide

Cadettes

This award is earned by earning a Leader in Award (LiA) badge, and assisting younger girls by sharing your skills, passion, and experience. Learn more in  The Girl's Guide to Girl Scouting. 

Counselor in Training

Counselor in Training

Seniors and Ambassadors

This award is earned by experienced campers by combining their love for the outdoors with their leadership skills and goals. Learn more about our camp leadership programs and in  The Girl's Guide to Girl Scouting..

Volunteer in Training

Volunteer in Training

Seniors and Ambassadors

This award is earned by mentoring younger Girl Scouts outside of the camp experience. Your VIT project should span a three-to-six-month period Learn more in  The Girl's Guide to Girl Scouting.