Leadership Awards

Venturing Leadership Award (VLA)

The Venturing Leadership Award is presented by councils, areas, regions, and the BSA National Council to Venturers and Venturing Advisors who have made exceptional contributions to Venturing and who exemplify the Scout Oath and Scout Law. LEARN MORE

Unit Leader Award of Merit

The Unit Leader Award of Merit is presented to unit leaders to encourage units to be strong and viable by attaining certain benchmark characteristics of strong units. The top youth leader for the unit must nominate the unit leader he/she has met seven requirements. The nomination is certified by the unit commissioner. LEARN MORE