Merit Badges

Earn Boy Scout Merit Badges!

You can learn about sports, crafts, science, trades, business, and future careers as you earn merit badges. There are more than 130 merit badges. Any Boy Scout may earn a merit badge at any time. You don't need to have had rank advancement to be eligible. website can provide asistance with your merit badge requirements and provide worksheets. Or visit the BSA merit badge program page.

Mert badges may be earned at summer camp, at workshops, Troop meetings or on your own. Various local organizations offer merit badge workshops, which may include:
Burpee Museum
Rolling Meadows Park District
Pathway to Adventure Council