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WEBELOS Badge Requirements
These are the requirements as they appear
in the 2003 edition of the Webelos Handbook (33452).
(Revisions to requirements are shown in bold
Deletions are shown struck through in
red italics, like this text.
To see the current requirements with no
highlighting of the changes, Click
To see the OLD requirements (as they appeared in the
1998 edition of the Webelos Scout Book -
#33108), Click Here.
As with all Cub Scout ranks, you must first earn the
Bobcat Badge to be eligible to work for this
Also, your Webelos Den Leader will now sign off your activities (your
parent or guardian does not sign off the activities as they did when you
were a Wolf or Bear).
Have an adult member of your family read the Webelos Scout
Parent Guide that comes with this book (
pages 1-22 444-460)
and sign here.
Be an active member of your Webelos den for 3 months (Active
means having good attendance, paying den dues, working on den projects).
Know and explain the meaning of the Webelos badge.
Point out the three special parts of the Webelos Scout
uniform. Tell when to wear the uniform and when not to wear it.
Earn the Fitness
and Citizen activity
and one two
other activity badge
badges from a
different activity group
Plan and lead a flag ceremony in your den that
includes the U.S. flag.
Show that you know and understand the requirements to be a
Demonstrate the Scout salute, Scout sign, and Scout
handshake. Explain when you would use them.
Understand and intend to live
Scout motto, and
Know the following and when to use them:
Understand and agree to follow the
After completing the rest of requirement 8, do these (a, b, and c):
Know: Tell what you have learned about
Commit: Tell how these faith experiences
help you live your duty to God. Name one faith practice that you will
continue to do in the future.
Practice: After doing these requirements,
tell what you have learned about your beliefs.
And do one of these (d OR e):
Earn the religious emblem of your faith*
Do two of these:
Attend the mosque, church, synagogue,
or other religious organization of your choice, talk with your
religious leader about your beliefs. ,
and tell Tell your family and
your Webelos den leader
about what you learned.
Discuss with your family and Webelos den leader
Tell how your
religious beliefs fit in with the
Scout Oath and
Discuss this with your family and Webelos
den leader: What and what
character-building traits do
your religious beliefs have in common with
Scout Oath and
have in common?
With your religious leader, discuss and make a
plan to do
two things you think will help you draw nearer to God. Do these
things for a month.
For at least a month, pray
Pray to God or meditate
reverently each day as taught by your family, and by your church,
temple, mosque, synagogue, or religious group.
Do this for at least one month.
Under the direction of your religious leader, do an act
of service for someone else. Talk about your service with your
family and Webelos den leader. Tell them how it made you feel.
List at least two ways you believe you have lived
according to your religious beliefs.
* If you earned your
faith's religious emblem earlier in Cub Scouting,
and your faith does not have a Webelos religious emblem, you must
complete requirement 8e.
when you were a Wolf or Bear
Cub Scout, you must do two of the other religious requirements listed
under (b). Completion of requirement 8e does not
qualify a youth to receive the religious emblem of his faith.
Webelos Emblems are listed
on pages 68-69
§ Completion of
requirement (b) does not qualify a youth to receive the religious emblem
of his faith.
list of the various religious emblems, and the levels in which they can
be earned is also listed on this site.
Click here to see it.)
After you've earned the Webelos badge, you can earn the
compass points emblem. It is awarded after you earn seven
activity badges, four more in addition to
the three you earned for the Webelos badge. Wear your compass points
emblem attached to the button on the right pocket of the Webelos uniform
After you earn the compass points emblem,
you'll receive a metal compass point for each four additional
activity badges you earn. Pin these
compass points on the emblem in the "E," "W," or "S" positions, in any
order you choose.
You can earn the emblem and all three compass points by completing 19
activity badges, including the three required for the Webelos Badge.