Beginning in 2012, the introduction of the Journey to Excellence (JTE) program evolved the way we understand membership and program data in the Order of the Arrow (OA). JTE aims to measure the performance of a chapter, lodge, or section, including what areas are excelling as well as what areas require more attention.
In the next few days, NOAC attendees will want to log into the log into the National Order of the Arrow Event Registration System (NOAERS), and set their preferences for roommates, training sessions, and the different activities that w
The Order of the Arrow is pleased to announce the selection of eight lodges for the National Service Award. Established in 1999, the National Service Award recognizes up to two lodges in each region that have performed outstanding qualitative and quantitative service for their counci
The Order of the Arrow Innovation Award was established in 2012 to recognize chapters and lodges for developing creative and innovative solutions to challenges faced during the implementation of their annual program plans. Two awards in each region are presented annually. The follow
Exemplar recognition at NOAC 2018 requires that lodge ceremony teams demonstrate excellence, consistency, and service. To be eligible for Exemplar evaluation, lodge teams must submit a video of their pre-Ordeal and/or Brotherhood ceremony.
The American Indian Activities (AIA) committee has released guidelines, rules and registration information for the following AIA activites at NOAC: