1. Be active in your troop and patrol for at least 6 months as a Star Scout.

2. Demonstrate Scout spirit by living the Scout Oath (Promise) and Scout Law in your everyday life.

3. Earn 5 more merit badges (so that you have 11 in all), including any 3 more from the required list for Eagle.
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4. While a Star Scout, take part in service projects totaling at least 6 hours of work. These projects must be approved by your Scoutmaster.

5.While a Star Scout, serve actively 6 months in one or more of the positions of responsibility listed in requirement 5 for Star Scout (or carry out a Scoutmaster-assigned leadership project to help the troop).

  • Boy Scout troop: Senior patrol leader, assistant senior patrol leader, patrol leader, assistant patrol leader, troop guide, Order of the Arrow troop representative, den chief, scribe, librarian, historian, quartermaster, bugler, junior assistant Scoutmaster, chaplain aide, or instructor.
  • Varsity Scout team: Captain, cocaptain, program manager, squad leader, team secretary,
    Order of the Arrow troop representative, librarian, historian, quartermaster, chaplain aide,
    instructor, or den chief.

6. Take part in a Scoutmaster conference

7. Complete your board of review.