How to earn the Girl Scout Gold Award
Complete your Silver Award and one Senior/Ambassador Journey or earn two Senior/Ambassador Journeys.
- Complete a Gold Award workshop in-person or online.
- Download Your Guide to Going Gold (PDF)
- Register for Go Gold.
Create a plan using the Gold Award Proposal Preview (PDF) and complete your Gold Award Project Proposal by July 1 through Go Gold Online, including supporting documents (letter of support and sustainability).
Submit Money-Earning and Sponsorship Application, if applicable.
Submit request form for projects that benefit Girl Scouts, if applicable.
Once your project is approved, take action to carry out your project.
Turn in your completed Gold Award final report through Go Gold for review and approval to officially receive your Girl Scout Gold Award.