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!

The deadline for submissions is February 15.

How to Nominate Someone for the Silver Beaver

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Letters of Reference are strongly recommended.

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Email the scanned application to katie.sheffield@scouting.org.

The deadline for Submissions is February 15.

Recipients of this award are registered Scouters who have made an impact on the lives of youth through service provided to the Council.

Past Recipients

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