The National Court of Honor has introduced a new award honoring non-Scouters for significant contributions to the BSA at all levels. The North Star Award, which is on par with the prestigious Silver Beaver Award presented to distinguished Scouters, may be used to recognize a range of contributions, such as donations of land for the creation of new facilities. Learn More
This award is presented by areas to Venturing youth who have made exceptional contributions to Venturing and who exemplify the Venturing Code and the Venturing Oath. Additional requirements include holding a leadership position or an office at the area level.