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Advancing to Star Rank

1. Be active in your troop and patrol for at least 4 months as a First Class Scout.

2. Demonstrate scout spirit by living the Scout Oath (Promise) and Scout Law in your everyday life.

3. Earn 6 merit badges, including 4 from the required list for Eagle.*
___________________________________(required for Eagle)*
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___________________________________(required for Eagle)*

4. 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.

5. While a First Class Scout, serve actively 4 months in one or more of  the following positions of responsibility (or carry out a Scoutmaster-assigned  leadership project to help the troop):
   -Patrol leader,
   -assistant senior patrol leader,
   -senior patrol leader,
   -troop guide,
   -OA troop representative,
   -den chief,
   -junior assistant Scoutmaster,
   -chaplain aide,
   -den chief.

6. Take part in a Scoutmaster conference

7. Complete your board of review.

* A Scout may choose any of the 15 required merit badges in the 12 categories  to fulfill requirement 3. Click here for a complete list of required badges  for Eagle.

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