Eagle Projects

Congratulations to the Inaugural Class of Female Eagle Scouts!!

Eagle Scouts have been leading positive change in their communities for more than a century. That tradition continues with the historic inaugural class of Female Eagle Scouts. “Eagle Scout is a designation widely valued by universities, employers, and other respected institutions around the world, and we are honored to celebrate the hundreds of incredible young women…

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Proposed Eagle Scout Required Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Merit Badge Delayed

The introduction of the proposed Diversity, Equity and Inclusion merit badge is being delayed to allow for the careful consideration and evaluation of feedback received from a wide variety of commenters on the draft requirements. Until further notice, all Scouts working on the Eagle Scout rank should continue to use current rank requirements. Once the Eagle-required…

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Ellie’s Eagle Scout Project

My name is Ellie L. and I am a scout in Girls Troop 283 out of Wayzata, MN. I am currently Life rank working toward my Eagle, the biggest part of Eagle Rank is my Eagle Scout Project. For my project I have decided to help new mothers and babies in Haiti by creating birthing…

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FOR SCOUTS WHO HAVE COMPLETED THEIR EAGLE BOARD OF REVIEW IN 2020 Northern Star Scouting chooses the most outstanding Eagle Scout project to represent the council at the Regional and National level each year. Projects associated with a Scout completing their Eagle Board of review in the current award year (2020) are eligible (even if…

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Each year $25,000 in scholarships are awarded to graduating high school seniors in Northern Star Scouting. Endowed scholarships include Camp Staff, Technical School, Southeast Asian Scout and more. Applications are available online starting November 1, 2020 and close January 15, 2021. 2021 EAGLE SCOUT SCHOLARSHIP QUALIFICATIONS Applicant earned their Eagle Scout Award with Northern Star…

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Eagle Preview Meeting – VIRTUAL MEETING – August 5 – 7:00PM

Note: This will be a virtual meeting. Be sure to register to receive the Zoom meeting link. Please join the Council Advancement Committee  for our Eagle Scout Preview meeting on August 5th at 7pm. This meeting is designed to provide Life Scouts, their parents, and their adult leader with the most current information necessary for…

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January 15th is the Deadline for Applications for the Northern Star Scouting Eagle Scout Scholarship

Northern Star Scouting Eagle Scout Scholarship Each year, between 20 and 25 Eagle Scouts are selected to receive scholarships. Awarded annually and reviewed by committee, the process is rigorous and competitive. Online Applications open Oct 15 and close Jan 15 of the following year. A partial list of eligibility requirements are: Applicant was registered in…

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Troop 3283 Eagle Scout featured on KSTP News

Henry Oswald of Troop 3283 was featured on October 1st on KSTP for his Eagle Scout Project. Henry partnered with the Pinky Swear Foundation and University of Minnesota Masonic Children’s Hospital in Minneapolis to revamp the Pinky Swear Pantries for patients and their families on the childhood cancer floors. The Pantries provide grab-and-go food options…

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Eagle Preview Meeting – Ridgedale Library – Tuesday, Oct 1, 2019 7:00PM

NOTE: Meeting Location – Ridgedale Public Library Please join the Lake Minnetonka District Advancement Committee  for our Eagle Scout Preview meeting on Tuesday, Oct 1 2019, beginning at 7:00PM at the Ridgedale Public Library, 12601 Ridgedale Drive, Minnetonka, MN  55305 (map). This meeting is designed to provide Life Scouts, their parents, and their adult leader…

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