Changes effective Jan. 1, 2012
Updated Eagle Scout Information and resources from BSA National – including new Workbook = Eagle Scout Service Project Workbook, No. 512-927 (New)
“Attention Scouts, Leaders, and Parents or Guardians
Eagle Scout rank requirement 5 has been reworded. To support that change, a new Eagle Scout Service Project Workbook has been created. Through Dec. 31, 2011, Scouts have a choice to use either the new workbook or the one it is replacing. Scouts whose Eagle Scout service project has already been approved by the council or district under the former wording of requirement 5—and using the former workbook—should continue with the same workbook. If their project has not yet been approved by the council or district, they may elect to use the revised requirement 5 and the new workbook. Starting Jan. 1, 2012, Eagle Scout candidates—unless they have already submitted a plan for approval by the council or district under the former requirement—will be expected to fulfill the revised service project requirement 5 using the new workbook.
For 2011, the Council Advancement Committee provided the following Life-to-Eagle resources to assist Scouts along the trail to Eagle Scout:
Workshops are provided 1-2 times per year to help explain the Life-to-Eagle process and answer questions for both Scouts and their parents & leaders.