About the William T. Hornaday Award
Honor Those Who Conserve
What is the William T. Hornaday Award?
This awards program was created to recognize those that have made
significant contributions to conservation. Dr. Hornaday was a pioneer
in wildlife conservation. He helped found the National Zoo in
Washington D.C. You must be at least a First Class Boy Scout, Venturer
and have a conservation advisor. Only about 1,100 medals have been
awarded over the last 80 years.
Where do I find the requirements and related materials?
Award requirements, sample projects and other support materials are
on the National BSA website listed on this page in the related content