William T. Hornaday Gold Badge


To recognize adult volunteers by a council for influence the nominee has had on youth and educational programs, with an emphasis on sound stewardship of natural resources and environmental improvement during a period of at least three years.

Who Can Earn This Award?

Presented to adult volunteers.

How To Get the Award

After council approves nomination form, send to national office; badge and certificate will be returned to the council for presentation.

Supply Item Description & Uniform Placement

Medal, certificate.

Application and Nomination Forms.

List of Awards

Checklist for Applications

National Council Judging Criteria