Eagle Scout

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Troop 185 Eagle Scouts

Over the years, Troop 185 has seen many of its members achieve the rank of Eagle Scout. We are proud of the long list of Eagle Scouts from our troop, and we encourage you to join this remarkable group.

You will need the forms and instructions listed below. Some of the forms and instructions are in Word format. For your convenience, we provide versions in HTML (for on-line viewing) or PDF (for printing) of these documents.

In addition, http://www.eaglescout.org/ is a good general reference for Eagle requirements.

Eagle Scout Rank Application

This form (PDF) must be completed and submitted to the Scoutmaster to be considered for the Eagle Scout rank. These instructions (HTML / Word) will help you fill out the Application Form properly. You should follow these directions (HTML / Word) carefully when compiling your application and the other documents described below.

Eagle Scout Letter of Reference

Use this form (PDF / Word) when requesting a letter of reference. Please follow these instructions (HTML / Word) when sending out these forms.

Eagle Scout Leadership Service Project

You should follow these guidelines (Word) when planning your project. The National Eagle Scout Association gives links to the Eagle Service Project Workbook and other information on becoming an Eagle Scout. In addition, please attach this summary form (PDF / Word) to your application.

National Eagle Scout Scholarships

These scholarships are provided through the Mabel and Lawrence S. Cooke Scholarship Endowment, the Elks National Foundation, and the National Eagle Scout Scholarship Fund. This form (PDF) describes the procedures and requirements for those interested in applying for a scholarship, and it includes an application form.

Eagle Award Ceremony Countdown

Here is a list of items which an Eagle Scout and his family will need to consider and carry out to have a successful Eagle Court of Honor.

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Instructions for the application form (Word)22 KB
How to compile your application (Word)37 KB
Form to request a letter of reference (PDF)52.15 KB
Form to request a letter of reference (Word)21.5 KB
How to request a letter of reference (Word)21 KB
Eagle Project Guidelines (Word)25.5 KB
Project Summary Form (PDF)43.61 KB
Project Summary Form (Word)20 KB
NESA Scholarship Application (PDF)92.1 KB