Silver Beaver

The Silver Beaver & CRC

The Silver Beaver award is the highest adult Scouting Award our Council can present to individuals. The Silver Beaver Award nominations are collected by the Silver Beaver Selection Committee and reviewed for involvement in Scouting as well as a nominee’s commitment to the community. Nominations are due Jan 30th and the forms can be found at the link below

Return all completed nominations to


To recognize registered Scouters of exceptional character who have provided distinguished service within a council.

Who Can Earn This Award?

Presented by the National Court of Honor on behalf of councils.

How To Get the Award

Anyone may nominate any deserving registered Scouter to the council, which selects recipients for the following year. Each council may process their own annual allotment of Silver Beaver awards and shall send a list of Silver Beaver awards and shall send a list of Silver Beaver recipients presented each calendar year to the National Court of Honor no later than January 31 of the following year.

Supply Item Description & Uniform Placement

Silver Beaver presentation kits, certificates, pocket cards, Silver Beaver medal suspended from ribbon worn around neck on formal occasions, knot for uniform worn above left pocket, and lapel pin for civilian wear.

Past Recipients

If you are unsure if your candidate has the Silver Beaver Award you can check thier status using the Excel sheet below.  

Latest List of SilverBeaver1930 to 2023