Life Requirements

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  1. Be active in your troop and patrol for at least 6 months as a Star Scout.
     
  2. Demonstrate Scout spirit by living the Scout Oath (Promise) and Scout Law in your everyday life.
     
  3. Earn 5 more merit badges (so that you have 11 in all), including any 3 more from the required list for Eagle.

  4. While a Star Scout, take part in service projects totaling at least 6 hours of work. These projects must be approved by your Scoutmaster.
     
  5. While a Star Scout, serve actively 6 months in one or more of the following positions of responsibility (or carry out a Scoutmaster-assigned leadership project to help the troop):

    Patrol Leader,
    Assistant Senior Patrol Leader,
    Senior Patrol Leader,
    Troop Guide,
    Order of the Arrow Troop Representative,
    Den Chief,
    Scribe,
    Librarian,
    Historian,
    Quartermaster,
    Instructor,
    Bugler,
    Junior Assistant Scoutmaster, or
    Chaplain Aide.


     
  6. While a Star Scout, use the EDGE method to teach a younger Scout the skills from ONE of the following seven choices, so that he is prepared to pass those requirements to his unit leader's satisfaction.
    1. Second Class - 7a and 7c (first aid)
    2. Second Class - 1a (outdoor skills)
    3. Second Class - 3c, 3d, 3e, and 3f (cooking/camping)
    4. First Class - 8a, 8b, 8c, and 8d (first aid)
    5. First Class - 1, 7a, and 7b (outdoor skills)
    6. First Class - 4a, 4b, and 4d (cooking/camping)
    7. Three requirements from one of the Eagle-required merit badges, as approved by your unit leader.
       
  7. Take part in a Scoutmaster conference.
     
  8. Complete your board of review.

 

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