Volunteer Awards

To nominate an outstanding Scouter for this prestigious award, complete the "Silver Beaver Nomination" form and submit it to the Shenandoah Area Council.  Nomination forms for the next Council Volunteer Recognition Dinner are due to the Council office by December 31st. Check the list of documents at the bottom of the page for the list of previous recipients and the nomination form. The Silver Beaver Award, presented annually upon the action of a Council Executive Board, is the highest award that a Council can present to a volunteer. This award is for outstanding service to youth at the Council level or for outstanding longtime service to youth by a registered Scouter residing within the Shenandoah Area Council. 

 

The District Award of Merit is awarded by a District to volunteer and professional adults for service to youth in the District. Normally, the award is presented for service to youth in excess of five years. Candidates for this award must be nominated. Self-nomination disqualifies the candidate. Check the list of documents at the bottom of the page for the list of previous recipients and the nomination form. 

 

Unique to the Shenandoah Area Council, the Statuette Award has been presented to volunteer Scouts since 1950.  Over the years, Shenandoah Area Council leaders have been recognized by their peers for outstanding service to youth.  Awardees are nominated by their fellow Scouters and selected by a panel made up of District Commissioners.  Nomination forms for the next Council Volunteer Recognition Dinner are due to the Council office by December 31st. Check the list of documents at the bottom of the page for the list of previous recipients and the nomination form.  Check the list of documents at the bottom of the page for the list of previous recipients and the nomination form. 

 

 

Unit Leader Training Awards

For the full list of Adult leader awards available from the BSA checkout the BSA Awards Central to get the most recent information. 

Adult Leader Awards

File Name Description
District Award of Merit Nomination Form District Award of Merit Nomination Form Download
Shenrapawa District Award Nomination Shenrapawa Adult Leader District Award Nomination form Download
Silver Beaver Nomination Form Download
Silver Beaver Recipients Download
Statuette Award Recipients Download
Statuette Nomination Form Shenandoah Area Council Statuette Nomination Form Download