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Scouts Go To College Merit Badge Day
Penn State Behrend
Boy Scouts Go To College Day
Sponsored by Penn State Behrend

Saturday, May 20, 2017 from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Scouts will get to choose up to two (2) from the following Merit Badges. There will be some offered in the morning session (A) and some offered in the afternoon session (P).

Architecture (A) Entrepreneurship (A) Personal Management (A&P)
Bugling (P) First Aid (P) Public Speaking (P)
Chemistry (A) Geocaching (P) Safety (A)
Communications (P) Graphic Arts (P) Space Exploration (A)
Engineering (A) Personal Fitness (A)  

Registration is $25 and includes lunch. Scouts will need to pre-register online beginning April 1, 2017 at 12:01AM and select up to two merit badges per scout at  The deadline to register is May 6, 2017. Limited seating available for some badges, so act early.

T-Shirts may be pre-ordered for $7 each. They will also be available to order at the event for $10. Parents/leaders may eat lunch with us. The cost is $7 whether pre-ordered or purchased at the event.
Scouts will receive a confirmation email for their sessions. They will also receive email notification of any pre-work required. Scouts should plan to have prerequisites done prior to the Merit Badge Day or they will receive a partial. Merit badge “Blue Cards” will be provided at the event. They will be distributed at each session.

For questions, please contact the event chairman, Eric Robbins at

March 17, 2017