Scouts-L Mail Archive for February of 1999: Re: Eagle Project Question
Re: Eagle Project Question
Tue, 9 Feb 1999 10:32:04 -0800
On Mon, 8 Feb 1999, Robert Johnson wrote:
> On an Eagle project, when does a Scout start counting his hours??
> Does he start the moment he decides that a project needs to be done,
> or once he chooses a specific project??
He and his father (the SM) both told the committee that the
> time included choosing a project.
Why did the father... SM or not, appear before the Committee?
> Does this time count??
> I was under the impression that time didn't start to count until the
> project was chosen. I realize that only the Scout's time will count
> until the district committee approves the project, but when does his
> time start to count??
I have to ask... does it matter.... I as Advancment Chair of a troop
and one who has sat on a number of district Eagle BoR's have really never
looked at the number of hours... either put in by the Eagle candidate or
by his aids, as a major determinate of a project......
troop 47 foster city, ca