BSA Awards

In addition to earning merit badges and completing rank advancement requirements, Scouts can earn a variety of STEM awards, religious emblems, as well as awards for everything from conservation to stand-up paddleboarding. This page will include Troop 28’s links to resources for non-advancement awards.

  • Cyber Chip:¬†Cyber Chip is a component of BSA’s Youth Protection Training (YPT) program and aims to keep scouts safe online. It is a rank advancement requirement for Scout and Star ranks, and is also a pre-requisite for digital merit badges such as Programming, Photography, and Digital Technology.