Girl Scout Gold Award



The Girl Scout Gold Award is the highest award a Girl Scout can earn. Once achieved, it shows colleges, employers, and your community that you’re out there changing the world.

 

Join a century of women who have done big things. Learn about scholarships for Gold Award Girl Scouts, the history of the Gold Award, and the benefits of going Gold. 

 

You can pursue your Girl Scout Gold Award if:

  • You're in high school (Grades 9 -12, or equivalent) 

 

Girl Scout Gold Award Steps

  1. Identify an issue
  2. Investigate your issue thoroughly
  3. Get help and build your team
  4. Create a plan
  5. Present your plan and gather feedback
  6. Take action
  7. Educate and inspire

Go for the Gold Workshops

The Go for the Gold Workshops are open to all girls, parents, and advisors, who are interested in learning more about this prestigious award. Requirements and policies will be reviewed, step by step, with plenty of time for questions. A workshop or webinar is mandatory for all girls who wish to propose a Take Action Project to Council and must be taken within a year before submitting the proposal.  

Choose a workshop from the list below and click on the link to register, or email goldaward@girlscoutsneny.org to set up a workshop for your troop  or Service Unit (minimum of 10 Girls required)
 

Upcoming Gold Award Workshops

TitleBegin DateCityLocation
Go for the Gold Workshop- Albany10/8/2019AlbanyAlbany Service CenterPE100919
Go for the Gold Workshop- Plattsburgh10/10/2019PlattsburghPlattsburgh Service CenterPE101119
Go for the Gold Workshop- Queensbury10/15/2019QueensburyQueensbury Service CenterPE105519
Go for the Gold Workshop- West10/22/2019WellsUnited Methodist ChurchPE102319
Go for the Gold Webinar11/6/2019 OnlinePE116619