By bringing their best self - a more focused, better time manager, and a more effective team player who has already demonstrated community leadership and is ready to inspire others.
Click the image above to see the Gold Award Yearbookin 2013, thirty-nine teen Girl Scouts throughout California's Central Coast earned the Gold Award setting the stage for a lifetime of achievement. For more information about their outstanding projects, flip the pages of the Gold Award Yearbook.
Girls completing the requirements for the Gold Award demonstrated a number of life skills essential to leadership, such as planning, budgeting, and critical thinking during the execution of their project.
Some universities and colleges offer scholarships unique to Gold Award recipients, and girls who enlist in the U.S. Armed Forces may receive advanced rank in recognition of their achievements.
We congratulate these 2013 Gold Award recipients on the highest of achievements for solving a community problem—not only in the short term, but for years into the future to make the world a better place.
About Girl Scout Gold AwardThe Gold Award represents the highest achievement in Girl Scouting; it recognizes girls in grades 9 through 12 who demonstrate extraordinary leadership through sustainable and measurable Take Action projects. Since 1916, girls have successfully answered the call to go gold, an act that indelibly marks them as accomplished members of their communities.