It’s the newest edition in the Merit Badge Pamphlet series. Earning this badge lets you play your way to enhanced chess skills! Learn all the fundamentals of chess plus advanced strategies and tournament play.
Soft cover, 96 pages.
A nation is a patchwork of communities that differ from one another and may be governed differently. But regardless of how local communities differ, they all have one point in common: in the United States, local government means self-government. Good citizens help to make decisions about their community through their elected local officials. Learn More
Our Founding Fathers laid a strong framework for the establishment of this country, and Citizenship in the Nation paints a clear picture of their vision.
As Scouts fulfill the requirements for this merit badge, they will learn how to become active citizens who are aware of and grateful for their liberties and rights, participate in their governments and protect their freedom, helping to defend their country and standing up for individual rights on behalf of all its citizens.
Successfully completing this merit badge is one of the requirements to earn the rank of Eagle Scout.