Formal adult awards are available to recognize exemplary service of adult Girl Scouts who go above and beyond the expectations of an individual’s volunteer position. Volunteers, girl members, and/or their families may nominate someone for an award.
This pin recognizes an individual’s exemplary service in support of delivering the Girl Scout Leadership Experience primarily within on geographic service area. Nomination Form
This pin recognizes an individual’s exemplary service in support of delivering the Girl Scout Leadership Experience. This support has had measure impact on two or more geographic areas. Nomination Form
Volunteer of Excellence
This award recognizes volunteers who have contributed outstanding service while partnering directly with girls in any pathway to implement the Girl Scout Leadership Experience through use of the National Program Portfolio or who have contributed outstanding service in support of the council’s mission delivery to girl and adult members. Nomination Form
This pin honors an individual whose ongoing commitment, leadership, and service have had an exceptional, measurable impact on meeting the mission-delivery goals and priorities of the entire council or the entire Girl Scout movement. Nomination Form
Thanks Badge II
This pin honors a previous Thanks Badge recipient who has continued to provide exemplary service in a leadership role which resulted in a measurable impact benefitting the entire Girl Scout movement. Nomination Form
Heart of Gold Award
This award recognizes volunteers who have given outstanding long-time service to Girl Scouts by being a registered member for at least 10 years and by providing exemplary service in a leadership role that has significantly enriched the members of GSNI-M. Nomination Form
This award recognizes Troop Leaders, Co-Leaders and Assistant Leaders who have completed all recommended learning. Nomination Form
This award is for members of the community who have provided a service to Girl Scouts of Northern Indiana-Michiana at the troop, community or council level. Nomination Form
Years of Service + Membership Pins
Volunteer Years of Service
This pin recognizes an adult member for years of active volunteer service at five-year intervals.