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Gold Award

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. Join a century of women who have done big things.

You can pursue your Girl Scout Gold Award if:
  • You're in high school (ninth through twelfth grade, or equivalent) 
  • You're registered as a Girl Scout Senior or Girl Scout Ambassador
  • You have completed two Senior or Ambassador Journeys OR earned the Girl Scout Silver Award and completed a Journey
Going Gold with Girl Scouts of Northern California

Did you know? Every year, GSUSA selects 10 Gold Awardees as National Gold Award Girl Scouts, representing the best-of-the-best Gold Award projects—GSNorCal has had someone from our Council selected for this honor every year since 2013!