The Benefits of Going Gold
Girl Scout Gold Award recipients do well in life! They rate their general success in life significantly higher and report higher success in reaching their goals within many areas, including education, career, leadership, friendships, volunteer work, financial circumstances, and political involvment.
Higher Education and Career
• Distinguish yourself in the college admissions process
• Earn college scholarships - Find out more at www.girlscouts.org/
• Alcoa Foundation Scholarship (scroll to the bottom of the linked page)
• Also check out this scholarship opportunity for Gold Award recipients.
• Enter the military one rank higher, automatically!
• Use your vision to affect change
• Tackle an issue, locally or globally
• Establish a lifetime network
• Create your legacy by creating a sustainable solution to a problem in your community