Rank Requirements

A cub scout progresses from rank to rank on the advancement trail. Requirements to advance from rank to rank are provided below as reference and can also be found in the corresponding rank handbook. Regardless of age, all cub scouts first earn the bobcat badge then continue with advancements specific to their age or grade. 

Academics and Sports Program

Scouts have fun while learning new skills and participating in a sport or academic subject to earn belt loops and pins. Each academic and sport subject is listed below and the requirements for earning the belt loops can be accessed via the corresponding link. Most requirements (unless otherwise specified) can be fulfilled at home, in the den or pack, or in activities in the community.