Rank Requirements have changed since 2016. Please make sure that you follow the correct requirements for your situation.
Requirements can be found on the BSA website:
July 2022 - Please Note: Eagle Requirements Merit Badges has changed - There are now 14 REQUIRED Eagle Badges - The additional Required MB is CITIZENSHIP IN SOCIETY.
Scout Oath (or Promise)
On my honor, I will do my best
To do my duty to God and my country and to obey the Scout Law;
To help other people at all times;
To keep myself physically strong, mentally awake and morally straight.
A Scout is:
Trustworthy, Loyal, Helpful, Friendly, Courteous, Kind, Obedient, Cheerful, Thrifty, Brave, Clean, and Reverent.
Do a Good Turn Daily!
The Outdoor Code
As an American, I will do my best to -
Be clean in my outdoor manners
Be careful with fire
Be considerate in the outdoors, and
Be conservation minded.