Journey to Excellence

Scouting’s Journey to Excellence” is the BSA’s council performance recognition program designed to encourage and reward success and measure the performance of units, districts, and councils.

The Journey to Excellence program provides:

  • A framework for planning the year
  • A method for evaluating a unit
  • Guidance in areas where a unit might do better
  • Specific guidelines and standards of what is considered good performance
  • Early warning of potential problem areas
  • Recognition for good Scouting
  • Bench marking to get ideas and tips from other good units

Unit Resources

BSA Journey to Excellence website
– complete information and details to guide you on your Journey to Excellence

Journey to Excellence Program Guide: