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2015 Merit Badge Ranking

Here is a list of earned Merit Badges for 2015.  The Top 13 are all required. Rank Merit Badge 2015 % of Total 1 First Aid*          80,716 4.01% 2 Swimming**          71,821 3.57% 3 Cooking*          67,691 3.36% 4 Environmental Science****          63,783 3.17% 5 Citizenship in the World* ...

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20 interactive digital merit badge pamphlets, including every Eagle-required badge, now available

For the first time ever, it’s now possible for a Scout to earn every Eagle-required merit badge using nothing but the new interactive digital merit badge pamphlets. Or, put simply: The future is officially here. As first reported on Scouting Wire, interactive digital merit badge pamphlets are now available for all Eagle-required merit ...

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LDS-BSA Newsletter

The Quarterly LDS-BSA Relations Newsletter is out.  Here is what’s inside: Growing Scouting through Reactivation – Focusing on Scouting’s Principles and Ideals By Stephen H. Hess, Young Men general board member Annual Priesthood Leadership Conference on Scouting Dates: The first session will be held June 25—July 1 and the second from ...

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