The highest award that can be achieved in the Venturer Scout section.
The Queen's Scout Award aims to widen the interests and knowledge of Venturer Scouts and encourage them to 'look wide'. The award is designed to be challenging and encouraging for Venturer Scouts over a wide range of activities.
To achieve this prestigious award a Venturer Scout must be able to set a goal; plan progress towards that goal; organise their self and others; and maintain the determination to overcome difficulties and complete the task.
Completion of the Queen's Scout Award is a major milestone in a Venturer Scouts journey and carries an outstanding reputation within Scouting and the community.
The Award is approved by a Venturer Scouts peers at Unit Council level. This peer review aims to maintain good standards for the award and allow the Venturer Scouts efforts to be judged by those who understand their abilities and goals best.
An adult Leader or Rover Scout who has earnt the Queen's Scout Award is entitled to wear a miniature replica of the cloth badge on their uniform.
Venturer Scouts receiving their Queen's Scout Award will be notified by State Office. Further information about receiving the award at the biannual Government House presentations can be found below.