Badges + Awards

Iconic to the Girl Scout image are the badges and awards that each girl places on her sash and vest.

Brownie Journey Awards


Journeys teach girls key leadership skills as they learn more about themselves and their world.

Ambassador Girl Scout Way Award


Girls earn badges to show their skills in specific areas, many of which complement Journey awards.

Girl Scout Gold Award

Highest Awards

Earning the Bronze, Silver and Gold Awards shows that girls are proven leaders making an impact on their communities.

Life Saving Award: Bronze Cross

Additional Awards

Girl Scouts of the USA provides additional awards for service, faith, safety and saving a life.

Getting to Know Us Patch

River Valleys Awards

River Valleys has developed some additional patches and badges just for girls in our area.


Uniform Guide

Learn the correct placement of insignia, badges and awards on your Girl Scout Uniform.