National Council of Chiefs New Publications and Awards
Does your Lodge or Chapter have an innovative way of delivering the OA program?
Is there a program or activity that makes your Lodge or Chapter Unique? If you answered
yes to either of these questions and are willing to share unique and innovative activities
and program ideas with the nation, the OA Innovation Award should interest you.
Click the link to download the award information packet and application.
Order of the Arrow Innovation Award
The delivery and promotion of the Order of the Arrow program begins with local
troops and teams. To recognize those units who excel at promoting and delivering
the OA Program the Order of the Arrow Unit Award of Excellence has
been established. To learn more about this new award click the link.
Order of the Arrow Unit Award
of Excellence (42 Kb)
As the Order of the Arrow has now transitioned to the Journey to Excellence program
for evaluating Lodge Performance, the UCLS Sub-Committee has developed the Journey
to Excellence Guide. This new guide will assist Lodges in understanding this
new program and how best to
develop program plans to achieve the goals.
To download the Journey to Excellence Guide click the link.
Journey to Excellence Guide (1.1 Mb)
Becoming a Lodge Adviser can be a daunting task for even the most experienced
leader. To aide in performing this essential role within the Lodge the Unit, Chapter,
and Lodge Support Subcommittee
has developed the Lodge Adviser's Handbook, which is packed full of helpful tips
and pointers. This handbook will help advisers, both new and experienced, better advise the
youth they work with. To download the Lodge Adviser's Handbook click the link.
Lodge Adviser's Handbook