Youth Membership Requirements

To become a Scout, a youth must:

  • Have completed the fifth grade and be at least 10 years old OR be at least 11 years old OR have earned the Arrow of Light and be at least 10 years old.

  • Have not reached the age of 18.

Action Items for joining

If you meet the Youth Membership Requirements and are ready to join Troop 98 follow the steps below.

  • Complete the BSA Youth Application

  • Turn in Application if/when you meet the youth membership requirements

  • Join the Troop 98 Team App

  • Go to the Scout Store and pick up a Scouts BSA Uniform and Handbook

  • Check the Troop Calendar for upcoming meetings and campouts.

  • Read the BSA Handbook to learn more about how Scouts BSA works.

  • Parents, please let us know where you are interested in becoming an adult volunteer.