How to earn the Girl Scout Gold Award
- Let us know you want to earn it.
- Complete the Online Training.
- Start your Gold Award Application.
- Find an issue in your community or the world that you care about.
Learn everything you can about that issue through research and trusted sources.
Form a team by identifying experts and people in your community who could help you.
Think about the root cause of an issue, then make a plan of how you could tackle it.
Submit your project proposal to us for approval.
Lead your team and carry out your plan.
Reflect on the change you’ve created in your community and the world, share your story and inspire others to make a difference, too.