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Innovation Award


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.

View the award petition form here.

Past Award Recipients

Year Region Lodge Council City
2013 Central Portage Lodge Heart of Ohio Council #450 Ashland, OH
2013 Central Wapashuwi Lodge Greater Western Reserve Council #463 Warren, OH
2013 Northeast Ajapeu Lodge Bucks County Council #777 Doylestown, PA
2013 Northeast Nanepashemet Lodge Yankee Clipper Council #236 Haverhill, MA
2013 Southern Santee Lodge Pee Dee Area Council #552 Florence, SC
2013 Southern Shenendoah Lodge Stonewall Jackson Area Council #763 Waynesboro, VA
2013 Western El-Ku-Ta Lodge Great Salt Lake Council #590 Salt Lake City, UT
2013 Western Tahosa Lodge Denver Area Council #61 Denver, CO
2014 Central Ku-Ni-Eh Lodge Dan Beard Council #438 Cincinnati, OH
2014 Central Wapashuwi Lodge Greater Western Reserve Council #463 Warren, OH
2014 Northeast Nanepashemet Lodge Yankee Clipper Counci #236 Haverhill, MA
2014 Northeast Octoraro Lodge Chester County Council #539 West Chester, PA
2014 Southern Echockotee Lodge North Florida Council #87 Jacksonville, FL
2014 Southern Shenendoah Lodge Stonewall Jackson Area Council #763 Waynesboro, VA
2014 Western Malibu Lodge Western Los Angelos County Council #51 Van Nuys, CA
2014 Western Nanuk Lodge Great Alaska Council #610 Anchorage, AK
2015 Central Agaming Maangogwan Lodge Water and Woods Council #782 Flint, MI
2015 Central Pa-Hin Lodge Northern Lights Council #429 Fargo, ND
2015 Northeast Lowanne Nimat Lodge Longhouse Council #373 Syracuse, NY
2015 Northeast Pennacook Lodge Spirit of Adventure Council #227 Milton, MA
2015 Southern Echockotee Lodge North Florida Council #87 Jacksonville, FL
2015 Southern Shenandoah Lodge Stonewall Jackson Area Council #763 Waynesboro, VA
2015 Western Cahuilla Lodge California Inland Empire Council #45 Redlands, CA
2015 Western Orca Lodge Redwood Empire Council #41 Santa Rosa, CA
2016 Central Mawat Woakus Lodge Black Swamp Area Council #449 Findlay, OH
2016 Central Wapashuwi Lodge Greater Western Reserve Council #463 Warren, OH
2016 Northeast Lowanne Nimat Lodge Longhouse Council #373 Syracuse, NY
2016 Northeast Witauchsoman Lodge Minsi Trails Council #502 Lehigh Valley, PA
2016 Southern Echockotee Lodge North Florida Council #87 Jacksonville, FL
2016 Southern Shenandoah Lodge Stonewall Jackson Area Council #763 Waynesboro, VA
2016 Western Cahuilla Lodge California Inland Empire Council #45 Redlands, CA
2016 Western Wiatava Lodge Orange County Council #39 Santa Ana, CA
2017 Central Agaming Maangogwan Lodge Water and Woods Council #782 Flint, MI
2017 Central Illinek Lodge Abraham Lincoln Council #144 Springfield, IL
2017 Northeast Octoraro Lodge Chester County Council #539 West Chester, PA
2017 Northeast Witauchsoman Lodge Minsi Trails Council #502 Allentown, PA
2017 Southern Nawaka Lodge Heart of Virginia Council #602 Richmond, VA
2017 Southern Shenandoah Lodge Stonewall Jackson Area Council #762 Waynesboro, VA
2017 Central Cahuilla Lodge California Inland Empire Council #45 Redlands, CA
2017 Central Wiatava Lodge Orange County Council #39 Santa Ana, CA