The Merit Badge Program

An abbreviated Guide For Merit Badge Counselors
Full guide from National BSA Merit Badge Counseling Guide **
(**Note: this file is 20MB in size. You will likely need to right-click on the link and then Save-As to save the document to your computer)

Newest Merit Badges

Animation
Cooking
Cycling
Digital Technology
Game Design
Kayaking
Mining in Society
Programming
Search and Rescue
Signs, Signals, and Codes
Sustainability
Welding
Boys’ Life Merit Badge Resource Center

Upcoming Merit Badges

New merit badges at a glance
Exploration
How to Propose a New Merit Badge

How to Do It
Award Submission Summary
Process Evaluation Summary
Propose a new merit badge

Latest News

Guide to Merit Badge Counselors Flier
Cooking Merit Badge Essentials

Helpful Links

Guide to Intellectual Property
Boys’ Life Merit Badge Resource Center
http://boyslife.org/robotics
http://boyslife.org/gamedesign
http://boyslife.org/programming
Sign Up to be a Merit Badge Counselor
(Please complete the form and email to Cindy Leatherman, Registrar)

Merit Badge Resources

Guide to Advancement
www.scouting.org/cyberchip
Cyber Chip flier