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More About the Gold Award
Gold Award Girl Scouts are the dreamers and the doers who take “make
the world a better place” to the next level.
The Girl Scout Gold Award is the mark of the truly remarkable—proof
that not only can she make a difference, but that she already has.
Seniors and Ambassadors (grades 9-12) who earn the Gold Award tackle
issues that are dear to them and drive lasting change in their
communities and beyond. Think of the Gold Award as a key that can open
doors to scholarships, preferred admission tracks for college, and
amazing career opportunities.
Passionate about an issue and want to make a difference—in a big
way? The Girl Scout Gold Award is for you! Open to Girl Scout Seniors
(grades 9–10) and Ambassadors (grades 11–12), this is the most
prestigious award in Girl Scouts.
This award is difficult to earn, but once you’ve earned it, your
rate for success in life and your ability to reach any goal will soar.
Colleges, employers, your peers, and your community will see that you
have what it takes to get big things done!
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