Re: Eagle Scout Question
Bill Hanson (bhanson@IADFW.NET)
Sun, 1 Oct 1995 12:17:29 -0500
At 04:11 PM 9/28/95 -0400, you wrote:
>I've been unsuccessful in finding the answer to a question. I am hoping
>someone on this list is more knowledable than I and can help me.
>Does a scout officially become an eagle scout upon sucessful completion of
>his board of review or when his papers are signed by the council scout
>executive and then processed by national?
This an be pretty confusing, but I'll try to answer. We have had two Eagles
recently, so it is pretty fresh in my mind.
The Official date for the Eagle advancement is the date of the Eagle Board
of Review. The recognition is not "official" until National has processed
the paperwork and sent a positive notification back to the successful
Hope this clears up the confusion.
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City