Uniform & Awards

Wearing a uniform gives youth and adult members a sense of identification. The uniform is a reminder of the member's commitment to character development, citizenship training, and personal fitness. Awards displayed on the uniform mark the progress of every Scout and leader in achieving these goals and successfully practicing Scouting's ideals.

Cub Scouting Uniforms
An overview of the uniforms of Cub Scouting, from Tiger Cubs through Webelos Scouts, along with male and female leader uniform options.

BSA Insignia Guide
The BSA Insignia Guide presents detailed information to enable our members to wear the correct complete uniform on all suitable occasions.

Cub Scouts Academics and Sports Program
The Academics subjects and Sports activities allow boys to learn new techniques, increase scholarship skills, develop sportsmanship, and have fun.

Cub Scout Outdoor Activity Award
Tiger Cubs, Wolf and Bear Cub Scouts, and Webelos Scouts have the opportunity to earn the Cub Scout Outdoor Activity Award.

Emergency Preparedness BSA
The emergencies of today's world demand more than ever that our young people and adults be trained as individuals and as units to meet emergency situations. This program fosters skills in our youth and adult members so that they can participate effectively in this crucial service to their families, communities, and nation.

The Advancement Trail
On the advancement trail, a Cub Scout progresses from rank to rank, learning new skills as he goes. Each of the ranks and awards in Cub Scouting...

Awards for Adult Leaders
Recognition awards are available to Cub Scout leaders who complete training, tenure, and performance requirements.

The BSA Family Award
The BSA Family Award program offers activities to help strengthen all families—whether two-parent, single-parent, or nontraditional. This...

Unit Awards
These awards are granted to an entire unit (den or pack) rather than to an individual adult or youth member. Pursuing these recognitions can be...

Other Youth Awards
In addition to the awards available through the Cub Scout advancement program and the Academics and Sports program, Cub Scouts may earn a number of...