Conquistador Council - Eagle Scout Time Extension Request
This time extension request is for those Scouts whose advancement to Eagle Scout have been impacted by the COVID-19 Global Pandemic and are unable to complete the necessary requirements before their 18th Birthday.
If granted the Scout will be allowed to continue work on those needed requirements for no more than 3 additionally months following their 18th Birthday.
Per the National Council of the Boy Scouts of America
May local councils grant extensions?
Normally, that is not allowed. However, due to the current situation—effective immediately and through September 30, 2020—council Scout executives may grant extensions, or delegate authority to the Council Advancement Committee to grant extensions under the following limitations:
Note: A “month” in BSA advancement is defined as a day from one month to the next. For example, March 5 to April 5.
Local councils will now be given authority by the National Council to grant an additional three-month extension, which will end December 31, 2020. During this time, the National Council will evaluate permanently allowing councils the ability to approve Eagle/Summit/ Quartermaster extensions beyond the age of eligibility of up to six months.
Additional information can be found online at https://www.scouting.org/coronavirus/covid-19-faq/
Please complete the following form to be considered for the Extension. Please note that information submitted below should be that of the Eagle Scout candidate and using family contact information.