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Mentoring Awards

The requirements for these awards can be found in The Girl’s Guide to Girl Scouting for the appropriate program level. Cadettes (pg. 30), Seniors (pg.32) and Ambassadors (pg. 29). To read them now, click each one below:

Cadette Girl Scouts
Senior Girl Scouts
Ambassador Girl Scouts

Leader in Action
Guidance on earning the Leader in Action award can be found in the adult guide for each Cadette journey and here: It’s Your World, Change it;It’s Your Planet, Love it; It’s Your Story, Tell it​

Cadette Program Aide Traning

- Earn one LiA award.  (You can find these in the Cadette Journeys and the Brownie Journey Adult Guides.)
- Comp
lete Girl Scouts Nation's Capital Program Aide training course. | Download materials: Facilitator's Guide and Girl Scout Toolkit
- Work directly with younger girls over six activity sessions. 
This might involve assisting girls with Journey activities (in addition to
earning your LiA), badge activities, or other sessions.  You might work with a troop or group at their meetings, at a day camp, or at a special council event.-Complete the Final Report

Counselor-in-Training I
- Take GSCNC’s CIT I training course. | View current classes
- Work with younger girls over the course of a camp session.

Counselor-in-Training II
- Take GSCNC’s CIT II training course. | View current classes

- Work with younger girls over the course of a camp session.

- Find a volunteer who is currently serving as a troop leader for a group of girls at the level you’d like to work with, and ask her to be your mentor.  This volunteer will help you through your training and project, and you’ll work with her and her group of girls for a three-to-six month period.  

- Complete Basic Leader training | View classes
- Complete the Program Level training for girls you intend to work with. View classes
- Create and implement a thoughtful program based on a Journey or badge that lasts over four or more sessions.  Be responsible for designing, planning, and evaluating the activities.  Choose your activities or topic based on your own passions or areas of expertise. 

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