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25 Years of OA High Adventure

One of the many unique opportunities afforded to Arrowmen that are not otherwise available to youth in Scouting is the Order of the Arrow High Adventure program. This program is offered at every national high adventure base, each with a different trek option.

Jan 03, 2020   Live from Dallas, NPM 2019
NOAC 2020

The 2020 National Order of the Arrow Conference is quickly approaching this summer from August 3rd-8th.

Jan 03, 2020   Live from Dallas, NPM 2019
Meet the newly elected officers of the Order of the Arrow!

Your 2020 National Officers were just recently elected! Over the course of the next year they will be planning NOAC, attending your lodge and section events, staffing NLS, and so much more.

Jan 03, 2020   Live from Dallas, NPM 2019
2020 OA Service Grant Recipients

Since 1999, the National OA Committee has annually selected lodges from each region to receive matching service grants.  In 2020, four lodges in councils across the nation were chosen to receive a combined total of $10,900 in matching grants via the OA Service Grant program.

Jan 03, 2020   Live from Dallas, NPM 2019
NOAC 2020 Remote Delegate Program

Have you been looking into attending NOAC 2020 only to realize that you are physically just unable to go?

Jan 03, 2020   Live from Dallas, NPM 2019
2019 National Order of the Arrow Officers Elected

Meet the newly elected officers of the Order of the Arrow!

Dec 30, 2018   Live from Dallas
Introducing the new national website

In case you haven't noticed… the national Order of the Arrow (OA) website has been completely redesigned! The OA's communications subcommittee of the national Order of the Arrow committee and its national web team has been working hard for two years to bring this new web experience to Arrowmen across the world.

Jan 04, 2018   Live from Dallas, NPM 2017
SURGE Recognition Device

A committee of Arrowmen primarily from Section W-2W has been working hard for the past two years to develop a program that assists sections, lodges, and chapters with conducting unit elections in those units chartered by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS).

Jan 04, 2018   Live from Dallas, NPM 2017
Order of the Arrow embraces environmental sustainability

In 2013, the Boy Scouts of America (BSA) commenced the integration of sustainability at every level of its organization, promoted through the Sustainability Merit Badge and at the Summit Bechtel Reserve (

2018 National Order of the Arrow Officers elected

Learn more about the new national officers and their thoughts on the year to come.

Jan 04, 2018   Live from Dallas, NPM 2017
What to expect at NOAC 2018

With a return to Indiana University, new conference programs and the introduction of remote delegates, this NOAC has the potential to be one of the Order of the Arrow’s (OA) best national events.

There will be several conference-wide changes this year:

Jan 04, 2018   Live from Dallas, NOAC 2018, NPM 2017
2018 Disaster Relief Efforts

In September 2017, the southeastern United States was struck by two category five hurricanes, Irma and Maria. With winds that reached 175 miles per hour, the storms caused significant damage through coastal flooding, mudslides, and flash floods.

Jan 03, 2018   Live from Dallas, NPM 2017