The Silver Beaver Award was introduced in 1931 and is a Council level distinguished service award recognizing significant service to Scouting by a volunteer. Recipients of this award are registered Scouters who have made an impact on the lives of youth through service provided to the Greater Tampa Bay Area Council.

To nominate an adult leader, please make sure a new application is completed entirely.  The committee takes all aspects of the application into consideration, including non-scouting volunteer service.  Additionally, recent reference letters are strongly encouraged! Scan and email  your submission as an attachment to

The deadline for submissions is January 26, 2022

Nomination Form: Please read the requirements carefully.