Merit Badge Counselors

Quick Advancement Links

Advancement Resources

The Guide To Advancement

Eagle Rank Application

Eagle Project Workbook

Guide To Safe Scouting

The Sweet Sixteen BSA Safety

Age Guidelines for Tool Use

Merit Badge Requirements

Awards Central

Guide to Awards and Insignia

National Scouting Forms

Connecticut Rivers Council District Map

The merit badge program does more than develop new skills. It can reveal lifelong hobbies or be the inspiration to pursue a career. But none of that would be possible without merit badge counselors.

General Information:

Becoming a Counselor or Adding/Removing Badges:

Annual Counselor Reregistration:

Scoutbook and Merit Badge Counselors

Things All Counselors Should Do:

Merit Badge Counselor Training: