Bronze Award

Since 1916, Girl Scout’s highest award has stood for excellence and leadership for girls everywhere.

The Girl Scout Bronze Award is the highest and most prestigious award that Girl Scout Junior (grades 4-5) can earn.

Welcome to the Girl Scout Bronze Award, a leadership adventure for you and more than half a million other Girl Scout Juniors across the country and around the world. 

Imagine what you can accomplish when you team up with others and use your special skills and interests to take action and make a difference in the world!
As you can tell, the Girl Scout Bronze Award Adventure is big,  In fact, this award is the highest honor a Girl Scout Junior can achieve.  As you and your team plan and complete the project, you’ll develop more confidence, meet new people and have the kind of fun that happens when you work with other Girl Scouts to make a difference.

Steps to earn your Girl Scout Bronze Award

Each step you take toward making a difference in the world around you gives you a great chance to learn and grow, and that will make your award project an amazing one!

Journey Go on a Girl Scout Age level appropriate Journey and complete a take action project.
Attend Training

Attend a council designed training

To schedule training contact a program manager in any Leadership Center. Please note a minimum number of participants may be required to hold training.

Build Your Team Build Girl Scout Junior Team.
Explore Explore your community.
Decide and Consult Decide what your bronze award project will be and consult your local program manager.
Develop and
Make Your Plan
Develop your project and make a plan.
Submit Proposal Submit project proposal by 1st of the month to receive APPROVAL by the 15th of the month to your local program manager.
Plan in Motion

Once your project proposal has been approved put your plan into motion.


Spread the word. 

Submit your Project on "The Map" through Girl Scouts of the USA and let everyone know about your project!

Submit Report Submit final report to the council for approval. Once approved a postcard will be sent out which needs to be taken to a local Leadership Center to purchase bronze award pin(s).


Bronze Award Forms 
Please contact your Leadership Center for more information.