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Silver Antelope Award


The Boy Scouts of America, via the National Court of Honor, may award the Silver Antelope Award for distinguished service to registered, volunteer Scouters in his/her region.  You are invited to recommend an individual who meets the intent and requirements of this recognition.

The nominee should be:
1.  An individual over 21 years of age.
2.  Registered as a volunteer Scouter.
3.  Residing in the jurisdiction of his/her region.
4.  A person of noteworthy service and exceptional character.
5.  A person who has demonstrated leadership and service in area and regionalactivities. 
(This person may be representing his/her region with service on a national task force or committee.)

Note that local council service is recognized with the Silver Beaver Award.

The recommendation form can be accessed by clicking on the following link: "text">The application may include a narrative through the individual’s local council with sufficient lead-time for local council approval and area endorsement. The recommendation needs to be received in the Youth Development office, S209 by Tuesday, November 30.  Please feel free to contact Rhonda DeVaney at 972-580-2189 for any questions or advice in preparing and submitting the nomination.

The recognition ceremony will be held at the National Annual meeting, May 24-27, 2011, in San Diego, California.