Order of the Arrow


 

PURPOSE

  • To recognize those Scout campers who best exemplify the Scout Oath and Law in their daily lives
  • To develop and maintain camping traditions and spirit
  • To promote Scout camping
  • To crystallize the Scout habit of helpfulness into a life purpose of leadership in cheerful service to others.
  • To have fun. 

ELIGIBILITY

To become a member, a youth must be a registered member of a Boy Scout troop or Varsity Scout team and hold First Class rank. The youth must have experienced a minimum of fifteen days and nights of Scout camping (including a six-night resident camp). Scouts are elected to the Order by their fellow unit members, following approval by the Scoutmaster or Varsity Team Coach.

INDUCTION

The induction ceremony, called the Ordeal, is conducted at Scout camp and is the first step toward full membership. During the experience, candidates maintain complete silence, receive small amounts of food, work on camp improvement projects, and are required to sleep alone, apart from other campers, which teaches significant values

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