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Before getting started on the Gold Award, watch the above video for an overview of GSSJC's Gold Award Project Guide!

Gold Award

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Reminder: Forms available on this page must be submitted digitally and include Adobe Digital Signatures. Scanned, photographed or printed copies are not accepted.

The Girl Scout Gold Award is the highest award a Girl Scout can earn. Once achieved, it shows colleges, employers, and your community that you’re out there changing the world.

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You can pursue your Girl Scout Gold Award if:
 
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You're in high school (ninth through twelfth grade, or equivalent) 
 

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You're registered as a Girl Scout Senior or Girl Scout Ambassador
 

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You have completed two Senior or Ambassador Journeys OR earned the Girl Scout Silver Award and completed a Journey

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You have completed GSSJC's Gold Award Orientation

Girl Scout Gold Award Steps
 
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Identify an issue
 

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Investigate your issue thoroughly
 

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Get help and build your team
 

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Create a plan
 

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Present your plan and gather feedback 
 

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Take action
 

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Educate and inspire
 

Additional Forms
During the Gold Award process, you may need to submit these forms to your project advisor or the Council: 

Admendment Form

Forms listed here are also located in the Gold Award Project Guide.