Star rank requirements from ? to September 1, 1993:
- Be active in your troop or patrol for at least 4 months as a First
- Show Scout spirit.
- Earn six merit badges, including four from the required list for
- While a First Class Scout, take part in service projects
totaling at least 6 hours of work. These projects must be approved by your Scoutmaster.
- While a First Class Scout, serve actively 4 months in one or
more of the following troop positions of responsibility (or carry out a
Scoutmaster-assigned leadership project to help the troop): patrol leader, senior patrol
leader, assistant senior patrol leader, den chief, scribe, librarian, historian,
quartermaster, bugler, chaplain aide, instructor, junior assistant scoutmaster, troop
guide, Venture crew chief, or Varsity team captain.
- Take part in a Scoutmaster conference
* The required list for Eagle
has 15 merit badges in 12 categories. Any of the 15 may be used for this requirement.