The Eastern Orthodox Committee on Scouting offers up to two $1000 scholarships each year. We select applicants who best demonstrate love of God and their Orthodox Christian Faith through service, scholarship, leadership, and practical citizenship in their church, school, scouting unit, and community. Apply if you are a senior in high school who is a communicant of an Orthodox Christian jurisdiction recognized by the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the USA.
Applicant must be a registered active member of an EOCS-recognized Scouting program: BSA, GS-USA, Campfire, Trail Life, American Heritage, a recipient of the EOCS Alpha Omega religious award and a recipient of the highest award of your Scouting program (e.g., Eagle, Gold, etc.) Awards are contingent upon acceptance to an accredited 4-year college or university. Applications are due 5/1 each year. If there are issues preventing this, contact the Chairman before 5/1. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.