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BSA Troop 168

Troop 168 is sponsored by Saint Patrick Parish    Carlisle, PA.

The official Boy Scouts of America requirements for rank advancement and Eagle Palms (as updated Jan 2021) are found as linked.

2021 Scouts BSA Requirements 

The rank requirements are official as of Jan. 1, 2021. If a Scout has started work toward a rank before that date using requirements that were current before Jan. 1, 2021, except as noted below, the Scout may complete that rank using the old requirements. Any progress toward a rank that is begun after Jan. 1, 2021, must use the requirements as they are presented on this webpage.

14th Edition Scouts BSA Handbook for Boys (2019)

With the February 2019 addition of girls to the program, there began two Scouts BSA Handbooks. Requirements for program and advancement are the same.


Changes from the 13th edition include grammar and formatting; references to Boy Scouts are now Scouts BSA; images: the Girls version includes photographs of girls while the Boys version includes photographs of boys and updated youth protection guidelines.