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Girl Recognition

An important part of the Girl Scout Leadership Experience is recognizing girls- through awards and scholarship opportunities! Check below for scholarship opportunities as well as opportunities to nominate Girl Scouts in Orange County for the amazing things they do!

Girl Scout Recognition Event video 2015

Thank you for attending the Girl Scouts Celebrate! Recognition Event on June 12, 2016!

Thank you for joining us at the Disneyland Hotel for our annual recognition brunch honoring the accomplishments and contributions of our very own Girl Scouts and volunteers. View photos from the event and download the souvenir program!

Girl Scout Picture Days

National Girl Innovators for Seniors & Ambassadors - Submit Interest Form by Sept 20, 2016

National Girl Innovators are a group of 12 Girl Scout Seniors and Ambassadors selected by GSUSA from across the country to serve for a year as direct advisory members to the national Girl Scout Girl Experience team.  Over the past year, the pilot group of Girl Innovators has evolved as the front line of direct girl input for GSUSA, providing relevant and rapid feedback for evolving girl program, informing new marketing assets, merchandise items, surveys, and much more.

GSUSA is currently recruiting the next 12 Seniors and Ambassadors to serve in this year-long position.  Interested GSOC Girl Scout Seniors in 9-10th grade submit the National Girl Innovators Interest Form: Fall 2016 to request a nomination by September 20, 2016.  No late Interest Forms will be accepted.

Celebrate Leadership 2015

Nominate a Girl Scout for Celebrate Leadership 2017 - due April 22, 2017  Levels:  All

Celebrate Leadership is a Girl Scout Council of Orange County annual fundraising event, and we're looking for a few great Girl Scout representatives!  Selected Girl Scouts will have the opportunity to share their Girl Scout story with 400+ community leaders, receive professional speaking training and coaching, participate in a professional photo shoot with an OC community leader and more!  Nominate a girl today using the online Nomination Form (for the nominator), Nominee Form (for the parent/girl) and Reference Form (for two references).  Learn more


Scholarship Opportunities


Search for scholarships available for Girl Scouts by state on the national website