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Uniform Guide

For over a century, Girl Scouts have proudly worn distinctive uniforms that symbolize the high ideals for which Girl Scouting stands. Check out our shops to find uniforms, badges, awards, and more.

General Guidelines

  • Sashes are worn from the right shoulder to the left hip.
  • The insignia tab is worn on the left chest, over the heart.
  • All unofficial awards go on the back of the uniform, including cookie, camp, and fun patches.
  • For formal events, sashes, vests, and tunics are worn with white shirts and khaki pants or skirts.
  • If you run out of space on the front of your uniform, you may place badges and awards on the back.

Uniform Guides for Each Grade-Level

Girl Scout Daisy Uniform
Daisy Uniform Diagram (Items 1-10 read top-bottom on the tunic right side; 11-19 read top-bottom on the tunic left side)
The Daisy tunic is pictured above—vests are also available. Download the Daisy Uniform Guide (PDF).
 
  1. American Flag Patch
  2. Girl Scout Council Identification Set
  3. Troop Numerals
  4. Membership Stars and Discs
  5. Cookie Sale Activity Pin
  6. My Promise, My Faith Pins
  7. Safety Award Pin
  8. Petal and Promise Center Set
  9. Financial Literacy Leaves
  10. Girl Scout Daisy Badges
  11. Daisy Insignia Tab
  12. World Trefoil Pin
  13. Girl Scout Daisy Membership Pin
  14. Journey Summit Award Pin
  15. Cookie Business Leaves
  16. World Thinking Day Award
  17. Global Action Award
  18. Girl Scout Daisy Badges
  19. Journey Award Badges

Place your first Journey awards at the bottom of your tunic. As you earn additional Journey awards, work your way up. If your Journey awards and badges don't fit on the front of your tunic or vest, you can wear them on the back.

In addition to the standard white and blue option, Daisies may choose to wear a full uniform ensemble, which includes a beanie and leggings or a skirt. 

Girl Scout Brownie Uniform
Brownie Uniform Diagram (Items 1-12 read top-bottom on the vest right side; 13-17 read top-bottom on the vest left side)
The Brownie vest is pictured above—sashes are also availble. Download the Brownie Uniform Guide (PDF).
 
  1. American Flag Patch
  2. Girl Scout Council Identification Set
  3. Troop Crest
  4. Troop Numerals
  5. Membership Stars and Discs
  6. Bridge to Girl Scout Brownie Award
  7. My Promise, My Faith Pins
  8. Cookie Sale Activity Pin
  9. Safety Award Pin
  10. Girl Scout Brownie Badges
  11. World Thinking Day Award
  12. Global Action Award
  13. Brownie Insignia Tab
  14. World Trefoil Pin
  15. Girl Scout Brownie Membership Pin
  16. Journey Summit Award Pins
  17. Journey Award Badges

Place your first Journey awards at the bottom of your vest. As you earn additional Journey awards, work your way up. If your Journey awards and badges don't fit on the front of your vest or sash, you can wear them on the back.

In addition to the standard white and khaki option, Brownies may choose to wear a full uniform ensemble, which includes a Brownie shirt, beanie, tie, skort, and socks or tights. 

Girl Scout Junior Uniform
Junior Uniform Diagram (Items 1-13 read top-bottom on the vest right side; 14-22 read top-bottom on the vest left side)
The Junior vest is pictured above—shashes are also available. Download the Junior Uniform Guide (PDF).
 
  1. American Flag Patch
  2. Girl Scout Council Identification Set
  3. Troop Crest
  4. Troop Numerals
  5. Membership Stars and Discs
  6. Bridge to Girl Scout Junior Award
  7. Junior Aide Award
  8. Brownie Wings
  9. My Promise, My Faith Pins
  10. Safety Award Pin
  11. World Thinking Day Award
  12. Global Action Award
  13. Girl Scout Junior Badges
  14. Junior Insignia Tab
  15. World Trefoil Pin
  16. Girl Scout Bronze Award
  17. Girl Scout Membership Pin
  18. Membership Numeral Guard
  19. Journey Summit Award Pins
  20. Journey Award Badges
  21. Cookie Sale Activity Pin
  22. Journey Award Badges

Place your first Journey awards at the bottom of your vest. As you earn additional Journey awards, work your way up. If your Journey awards and badges don't fit on the front of your vest or sash, you can wear them on the back. 

Girl Scout Cadette Uniform
Cadette Uniform Diagram (Items 1-14 read top-bottom on the vest right side; 15-26 read top-bottom on the vest left side)
The Cadette vest is pictured above—sashes are also available. Download the Cadette Uniform Guide (PDF).
 
  1. American Flag Patch
  2. Girl Scout Council Identification Set
  3. Troop Crest
  4. Troop Numerals
  5. Membership Stars and Discs
  6. Bridge to Girl Scout Cadette Award
  7. Brownie Wings
  8. Silver Torch Award Pin
  9. My Promise, My Faith Pins
  10. Cadette Program Aide Pin
  11. Cadette Community Service Bar
  12. Cadette Service to Girl Scouting Bar
  13. World Thinking Day Award
  14. Girl Scout Cadette Badges
  15. Cadette Insignia Tab
  16. World Trefoil Pin
  17. Girl Scout Silver Award and Bronze Award Pins
  18. Girl Scout Membership Pin
  19. Membership Numeral Guard
  20. Journey Summit Award Pins
  21. Cadette Outdoor Journey Award Badges
  22. Journey Award Badges
  23. Cookie Sale Activity Pin
  24. Safety Award Pin
  25. Global Action Award
  26. Cadette Leadership in Action (LiA) Award

Place your first Journey awards at the bottom of your vest. As you earn additional Journey awards, work your way up. If your Journey awards and badges don't fit on the front of your vest or sash, you can wear them on the back. 

Girl Scout Senior Uniform
Senior Uniform Diagram (Items 1-17 read top-bottom on the right side; 18-31 read top-bottom on the right)
The Senior vest is pictured above—sashes are also available. Download the Senior Uniform Guide (PDF).
 
  1. American Flag Patch
  2. Girl Scout Council Identification Set
  3. Troop Crest
  4. Troop Numerals
  5. Membership Stars and Discs
  6. 10 Year Award Pin
  7. Bridge to Girl Scout Senior Award
  8. Bridge to Girl Scout Cadette Award
  9. Brownie Wings
  10. Torch Awards
  11. Counselor in Training (CIT) I
  12. Volunteer in Training (VIT) Award Pins
  13. My Promise, My Faith Pins
  14. Senior Community Service Bar
  15. Senior Service to Girl Scouting Bar
  16. Girl Scout Senior Badges
  17. Girl Scout Cadette Badges
  18. Senior Insignia Tab
  19. World Trefoil Pin
  20. Gold Award, Silver Award, and Bronze Award Pins
  21. Girl Scout Membership Pin
  22. Membership Numeral Guard
  23. Journey Summit Award Pins
  24. Senior Journey Award Pins and Badges
  25. Senior Outdoor Journey Award Badges
  26. Cadette Journey Award Badges
  27. Cookie Sale Activity Pin
  28. Safety Award Pin
  29. Cadette Leadership in Action (LiA) Award Badges
  30. Global Action Award
  31. World Thinking Day Award

If your awards and badges don't fit on your vest or sash, you can wear them on the back.  

Girl Scout Ambassador Uniform
Ambassador Uniform Diagram (Items 1-21 read top-bottom on the vest right side; 22-35 read top-bottom on the vest left side)
The Ambassador vest is pictured above—sashes are also available. Download the Ambassador Uniform Guide (PDF).
 
  1. American Flag Patch
  2. Girl Scout Council Identification Set
  3. Troop Crest
  4. Troop Numerals
  5. Membership Stars and Discs
  6. 10 Year Award Pin
  7. Bridge to Girl Scout Ambassador Award
  8. Bridge to Girl Scout Senior Award
  9. Bridge to Girl Scout Cadette Award
  10. Brownie Wings
  11. Torch Awards
  12. Counselor in Training (CIT) I
  13. Counselor in Training (CIT) II
  14. Volunteer in Training (VIT) Award Pins
  15. My Promise, My Faith Pins
  16. Ambassador Community Service Bar
  17. Ambassador Service to Girl Scouting Bar
  18. Girl Scout Ambassador Badges
  19. Girl Scout Senior Badges
  20. World Thinking Day Award
  21. Girl Scout Cadette Badges
  22. Ambassador Insignia Tab
  23. World Trefoil Pin
  24. Girl Scout Gold Award, Silver Award, and Bronze Award Pins
  25. Girl Scout Membership Pin
  26. Membership Numeral Guard
  27. Journey Summit Award Pins
  28. Ambassador Journey Award Pins and Badges
  29. Ambassador Outdoor Journey Award Pins and Badges
  30. Senior Journey Award Pins and Badges
  31. Cadette Journey Award Badges
  32. Cookie Sale Activity Pin
  33. Safety Award Pin
  34. Global Action
  35. Cadette Leadership in Action (LiA) Award Badges

If your awards and badges don't fit on the front of your vest or sash, you can wear them on the back. 

Girl Scout Adult Uniform
Adult Uniform Diagram (Items 1-11 read top-bottom on the shirt right side; 11-17 read top-bottom on the shirt left side)
 
  1. American Flag Patch
  2. Volunteer of Excellence Award Pin
  3. Thanks Badge
  4. Thanks Badge II
  5. Honor Pin
  6. Lifetime Membership Pin
  7. Personalized ID Pin
  8. Bridge to Adult Girl Scout Award
  9. Volunteer Years of Service Pin
  10. Alumna Pin
  11. Volunteer Pin
  12. Adult Insignia Tab
  13. World Trefoil Pin
  14. Adult Position Pin
  15. Girl Scout Membership Pin Contemporary or Traditional
  16. Membership Numeral Guard

If an adult has earned more than one special recognition (Appreciation Pin, Thanks Badge, or Honor Pin), the last one received is generally the one worn.

Adult members’ uniforms include wearing the official pins and awards with navy blue business attire. Women complete their uniform by wearing an official Girl Scout scarf, and men wear a Girl Scout tie. 

Position Pins

Adult Girl Scout members wear position pins to indicate their present position within the organization. Find these pins and those for national-level positions in our online shop.

  • Troops

    Troop leaders, volunteers, and volunteers-in-training

  • Service Units

    Service unit volunteers and delegates

  • Program

    Camp, event, and program volunteers

  • Series

    Volunteers for series and travel programs

  • Trainer

    Learning facilitators

  • Staff

    Council staff

  • Board of Directors

    Council Board of Directors

  • CEO

    Council CEO or president