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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 more about Gold Award scholarships, the history of the Gold Award, and the benefits of going Gold. 

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You can pursue your Girl Scout Gold Award if:
 
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You're in high school (ninth through twelfth grade, or equivalent) 
 

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You're registered as a Girl Scout Senior or Girl Scout Ambassador
 

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You have completed two Senior or Ambassador Journeys OR earned the Girl Scout Silver Award and completed a Journey
 

Girl Scout Gold Award Steps
 
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Identify an issue
 

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Investigate your issue thoroughly
 

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Get help and build your team
 

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Create a plan
 

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Present your plan and gather feedback 
 

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Take action
 

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Educate and inspire
 


Congratulations to the
2015 Girl Scouts of Western Ohio Gold Award winners!
 
  • Alexis Youngpeter
    Hancock Halloween Helpers

    Ashley Baughman
    Rockford Historical Society Herb Garden

    Ashley Mae Chapski
    Be the Revolution: Finding Passion and Inspiration through the Arts

    Brianna Jameson
    Healthy Life Habits

    Candace Borders
    NEWSTART Kids Program

    Carly Smith
    Sewing for Fun and Confidence

    Claire Merryman
    Bridging the Gap

    Claudia Mescher
    Every Bottle has a Story

    Elizabeth Bish
    City Kidz in the Kitchen

    Elizabeth Herting
    Helping the Homeless

    Hadiya Harrigan
    Computer Programming Handbook & Modules

    Kelci Culp
    Children’s Book Program

    Kyly Borton
    KIDS2KIDS

  • Laura Ayers
    Music Education Storage Room Restoration and Re-organization

    Lauren Breitenstein
    Art for Everyone

    Lianne Novak
    Encouraging Girls in Math

    Maggie Kinney
    Nature Unplugged

    Maria Trixia Pie Muñoz Apiado
    Cultural Connections

    Mariah Sampsel
    Pet Therapy

    Mary Hayes
    Mentors for Life

    Melinda Meiring
    Self-Defense for Females

    Monica Werden
    Sycamore High School Outdoor Classroom

    Rachel Wehrman
    Preserving the History of St. Joseph, Egypt

    Stephanie Ravas
    Enrichment for Pre-School Children – Personal Task Chart and Cubbies

    Sydney Czerniakowski
    Project Africa