National Den Award requirements
To earn the National Den Award, a Cub Scout den must
- Have at least 50 percent of the den's Tiger Cubs, Cub Scouts, or Webelos Scouts attend two den meetings and one pack meeting or activity each month of the year.
- Complete six of the following during the year:
- Use the denner system within the den.
- In a Tiger Scout den, use shared leadership and rotate the boy/adult host team.
- Have 50 percent of the den go on three field trips per year. A field trip may be used in place of a den meeting.
- As a den, attend a Cub Scout day camp, Cub Scout or Webelos Scout resident camp, or a council family camping event with at least 50 percent of the den membership.
- Conduct three den projects or activities leading to a discussion of the Scout Law.
- Have 50 percent of the den earn at least three elective adventure loops or adventure pins.
- Have 50 percent of the den participate in a patriotic ceremony or parade.
- Have 50 percent of the den participate in a den conservation/resource project.
- Have 50 percent of the den participate in at least one den service project.
Has your den earned the National Den Award?
Download the checklist below.