West Pacific Awards

Living in the West Pacific Region gives opportunities to you that you wouldn't necessarily have in other places. We have several Fun Patches, Badges, and Awards that have been developed here to help you get the most out of your experience in Girl Scouts. Check out the different options below to see which awards you can earn.

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Awards for Brownies
 

Brownie Kokeshi Badge
Living overseas is a unique experience, and Brownie Girl Scouts have the opportunity to earn a unique Badge. Activities for this recognition were developed as a Gold Award project by a Senior Girl Scout on Okinawa.

Click here for more information on how to earn the West Pacific Badge!

Marine Life Brownie Badge
Activities for this recognition were developed as a Bronze Award project by Okinawa Junior troop 489 in 2008. This is a great way for Brownie Girl Scouts to immerse themselves in the environment.

Click here for more information on how to earn the Marine Life Badge!

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Awards for Juniors
 

Junior Kokeshi Badge
Living overseas is a unique experience, and Junior Girl Scouts have the opportunity to earn a unique badge. Activities for this recognition were developed as a Gold Award project by a Senior Girl Scout on Okinawa.

Click here for more information on how to earn the West Pacific Badge!

Marine Life Junior Badge
Activities for this recognition were developed as a Bronze Award project by Okinawa Junior troop 489 in 2008. This is a great way for Junior Girl Scouts to immerse themselves in the environment.

Click here for more information on how to earn the Marine Life Badge!
 

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Awards for Troops

Well Rounded Troop Award
Provide girls with a well-rounded troop year by meeting the four program goals. The patch and year segments may be purchased through the West Pacific shop. 

Click here for the Well Rounded Troop Requirements!

Honor Troop Award
For those troops looking for a bigger challenge than the “Well-Rounded” troop. The patch and year segments may be purchased through the West Pacific shop.

Click here for Honor Troop Requirements!
 

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Awards for Everyone

Discover Patch
Exploration is fun! Enjoy the best of your community and help further world understanding for girls. The Discover Program can be completed alone, with the troop, culture class, or family at any time while a girl is living in her host country.

Click here for Discover Patch Requirements!

Emergency Preparedness
Our unique geographic location give the West Pacific Girl scouts an opportunity to learn and practice disaster readiness. Through this project your troop can select a different focus each year: Fires, Earthquakes, or Typhoons.

Click here for Emergency Preparedness Project Requirements

Lady Baden Powell Award
This award encourages Girl Scouts in overseas committees and their host country Girl Guides to work together. Required activities focus on communication, community service, camping, crafts, and culture. Girls earn the "Lady Baden Powell International Friendship Award" patch while adults earn the award's bar and charm.

Click here for more information and the forms you'll need to complete this award.

International Friendship Recognition Pin
This pin is a special adventure-in-friendship project for Brownie, Junior, Cadette and Senior Girl Scouts who are in a USA Girl Scouts Overseas lone troop. It encourages USA Girl Scouts to take advantage of their unique opportunities for international friendship while they are living outside of the United States.

Click here for the guidelines!