Scout Network Awards & Badges

If you were a Beaver, Cub, Scout or Explorer you’ll already know that being a Scout is all about completing awards at every step of the journey.

As a Scout Network member, there are more chances to soar than ever before, as you’ll be introduced to a whole new range of Top Awards.

You can work towards as many awards as you like, at your own pace.

Are you ready? Let’s get stuck in.


Chief Scout’s Diamond Award

The Chief Scout’s Diamond Award is the highest of the Chief Scout’s Awards.

Queen Scout Award

The Queen’s Scout Award is the top achievement for Explorer Scouts and Scout Network members. Earning it is a huge achievement!

For more information on the Chief Scout’s Diamond and Queen’s Scout Award, download the Reach The Top guide for Explorer Scouts, Scout Network members, Leaders and Commissioners.

The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Scheme

Test yourself with an Award for every level of challenge.


Scouts of the World Award

Be a global citizen and make an impact on the world while learning new skills.


Explorer Belt


The Explorer Belt is the challenge of a lifetime. Explore untrodden ground over a ten-day period, test your limits and get to grips with a new culture.


Membership Award

Once you’ve made your Promise, you’ll earn your Membership Award, featuring an image of the fleur de lis. This is the international Scout symbol, worn by Scouts all over the world.

Put your phone down and what are you left with? Just teamwork, courage and the skills to succeed.’
Bear Grylls, Chief Scout Bear Grylls