I Am An Eagle Scout

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 78 People

    Nostalgic Thoughts Trigger Looking Back

    So, an Eagle here from the age of 15,  and the memories are pouring through my consciousness from both my time as a  scout as as well as the years I spent as a counselor at a Boy Scout summer camp.  I hold a Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology with a specialization in...
    EagleLookingBack EagleLookingBack
    51-55
    Jun 11, 2009

    Eagles Across America

    As a Scout, and now as an Adult leader, I have been a very avid cyclist. Our troop, through the years, has organized at least a dozen different rides for the younger scouts to earn their cycling merit badge and for the older scouts to have a larger adventure and gain more...
    EagleOnTwoWheels EagleOnTwoWheels
    26-30, M
    Apr 29, 2013

    My Journey To Eagle

    The road to Eagle was a long a hard path for me to follow. In the beginning as a lowly cub scout I loved scouting and participated in almost everything. When I was finally a boy scout my older energy got reinvigorated and I pushed on but as high school began to take me in I...
    RebelJosh25 RebelJosh25
    18-21, M
    Sep 18, 2013

    Learn

    I got my eagle scout nov 11 2010. I learned so much than I ever thought I would in just 4 years.
    talldude17 talldude17
    18-21, M
    Mar 3, 2013

    I'm 16 and I'm an Eagle Scout.

    I'm an assistant scoutmaster and I was the leader of a 120 boy troop. Most people say this is huge and I should be proud... But I don't feel proud. I hate myself and my past. I don't feel I have done anything right in my life. I feel I have hurt more than I have helped.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Feb 7, 2014

    Earned My Eagle

    I attained the rank of Eagle Scout in 1999. I received my court before my 18th BD (my Board was in July and my Court was in Sept). I constructed a floating wheelchair accessible fishing dock for my project and coordinate with the Army Corps of Engineers to procure funding and...
    DjRaven363 DjRaven363
    31-35
    Jul 15, 2013

    Once An Eagle Always An Eagle .........

    Being an eagle scout is a great honor yet comes with a great deal of responsibility in upholding the scout oath and law. I believe that being an eagle is something of a big deal. I had a coworker once asked are you a boy scout or something you are so ethical and treat everyone so...
    TwitchyTwitch TwitchyTwitch
    22-25, M
    1 Response Jul 13, 2012
    dunmerprince dunmerprince
    18-21, M
    Jul 4, 2014

    Just a few days ago I finally completed my

    Eagle Board and I'm so glad all my hard work payed off !!!
    zink111 zink111
    18-21, M
    1 Response Aug 27, 2014

    I Need Help?

    ok everyone i will get straight to the point. I am a soon to be eagle scout but one of my requirements is that i need to have a conversation with another scout from a foreign country, i need your cooperation, since i am from the philippines. If there are any volunteers i will...
    HellofromPH HellofromPH
    16-17
    Dec 6, 2012

    Eagles First Flight

    I am interested in starting a non-profit foundation called " Eagles First Flight". The idea behind the foundation would be to work with the local council here in Charleston (Coastal Carolina) and identify the Eagle Scout recipients. Using corporate donations and solicitation of...
    eaglescout1958 eaglescout1958
    51-55, M
    Jul 19, 2012

    I received my Eagle Scout badge in 1985.

    I was wowed when I received letters of congratulations from President Ronald Reagan and Former President Gerald Ford. My then mentor from Indiana University Medical Center, Dr. LLoyd (where I was a surgical research assistant doing pulmonary and physiology lung research) was...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Mar 6, 2014

    3rd Generation

    My father is and my grandfather was also an Eagle Scout.  Next to the birth of my children, it was the proudest day of my life.
    RopeResQ RopeResQ
    36-40, M
    Nov 12, 2007
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