The importance of adult awards is to
Scouting Ireland encourages us all to ensure that members are
Categories of Awards
- Service Awards
- Meritorious Service Awards
- Honour Awards
- Order of Cú Chulainn
- Community Awards
Service Awards are bestowed on Scouters for
The form may be completed online here: Nomination for a Service Award
Sample Service Award Citations may be found here: Sample Award Citations
Meritorious Awards are bestowed for service above and beyond normal expectations. There is a Bronze, Silver and Gold Meritorious Award as well as the Chief Scout Commendation of Merit. These can be applied for via the database and must be accompanied by a citation.
Order of Cú Chulainn
The Order of Cú Chulainn is the highest award Scouting Ireland can bestow on a Scouter. It is awarded for profound and long service to Scouting. It is applied for through the database and must be accompanied by a citation.
Scouting Ireland Community Award and Thank You Badge are awarded to non-members or to communities for service to Scouting or the Community. These awards are available to purchase from the Scout Shop and should be presented at suitable occasions.
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