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Eagle Scout Certificate of Recognition

Boy Scouts who have completed their requirements for an Eagle Scout award are eligible to receive a certificate of recognition from the National Park Service.

Earn A Certificate

Please click HERE to download the Eagle Scout Certificate of Recognition. (Use of the certificate is based on the honor system, as the certificate should only be downloaded after achieving the Eagle Scout status). Eagle Scouts can submit a mailed request for a certificate by sending a letter to the NPS Youth Programs Division. Please note that mailed requests will no longer be accepted after December 19, 2014. All requests postmarked prior to that date will be honored.