Other Awards

Below are some of the lesser known awards available for scouts to earn. More details about the specific requirements can be found by logging in to scoutbook.com.

Cub Scout Nova Awards

Cub Scout Nova Award

Currently, there are 10 different Nova awards available for Wolf, Bear, and Webelos Cub Scouts to earn, each one focusing on a specific STEM topic. More information about each Nova Award can be found by clicking on the titles below.

Cub Scout Shooting Sports Award

Cub Scout Shooting Sports Award

Scouts will learn the basics of shooting sports safety as well as some history of shooting sports. This award must be earned with a trained adult leader at the district or council level.

Earned annually by Tigers and above.

Cub Scout Outdoor Activity Award

Cub Scout Outdoor Activity Award

Scouts may choose from a whole list of outdoor activities to earn this award. One of the requirements is to attend either Day Camp or Resident Camp.

Earned annually by Tigers and above.

Emergency Preparedness Award

Cub Scout Emergency Preparedness Award

Along with their families, scouts take action in preparing for household emergencies.

Earned once by Tigers or above.

National Summertime Pack Award

Cub Scout Summertime Pack Award

Scouts can earn this award simply by attending just one Pack lead activity during the months of June, July, and August.

Earned annually by Tigers and above.

Cub Scout Cyber Chip

Cub Scout Cyber Chip Award

Scouts learn about cyber safety and what to do when faced with unsafe cyber activities such as cyber-bullying.

Required for Tigers and above.

Recruiter Strip

Recruiter Strip

Scouts can earn this award simply by recruiting a friend to join scouts.

Available for Tigers and above.