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Silver Award FAQ and Brainstorming Session 12-06-22

Date: Tue Dec 06, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM EST

Have you attended a Silver Award workshop and not sure where to start? Are you in the brainstorming phase and want to make sure your project idea meets the mark? Join GSWPA staff and the Silver Award Committee to answer your Silver Award questions and help brainstorm possible project plans. This session is for girls and troop leaders who have already attended a Silver Award workshop or webinar.

Silver Award Workshop Webinar 01-10-23

Date: Tue Jan 10, 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM EST

The Girl Scout Silver Award is the highest award for Cadettes Girl Scouts in Grades 6-8th.  It’s a leadership adventure where you will develop more confidence, meet new people, and have the kind of fun that happens when you make a difference in the work. Going for the Silver Award gives you the chance to show that you are a leader who is organized, determined, and dedicated.  In this two-and-a-half-hour workshop, you will explore what it takes to become a Silver Award Girl Scout – time requirements, funding policies, procedures, what resources you will have to help you along the way, and examples of previous Silver Award projects. Bring your parents and troop leaders along.

Silver Award FAQ and Brainstorming Session 01-18-23

Date: Wed Jan 18, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM EST

Have you attended a Silver Award workshop and not sure where to start? Are you in the brainstorming phase and want to make sure your project idea meets the mark? Join GSWPA staff and the Silver Award Committee to answer your Silver Award questions and help brainstorm possible project plans. This session is for girls and troop leaders who have already attended a Silver Award workshop or webinar.

Silver Award FAQ and Brainstorming Session 02-15-23

Date: Wed Feb 15, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM EST

Have you attended a Silver Award workshop and not sure where to start? Are you in the brainstorming phase and want to make sure your project idea meets the mark? Join GSWPA staff and the Silver Award Committee to answer your Silver Award questions and help brainstorm possible project plans. This session is for girls and troop leaders who have already attended a Silver Award workshop or webinar.

Silver Award Workshop Webinar 03-01-23

Date: Wed Mar 01, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM EST

The Girl Scout Silver Award is the highest award for Cadettes Girl Scouts in Grades 6-8th.  It’s a leadership adventure where you will develop more confidence, meet new people, and have the kind of fun that happens when you make a difference in the work. Going for the Silver Award gives you the chance to show that you are a leader who is organized, determined, and dedicated.  In this two-and-a-half-hour workshop, you will explore what it takes to become a Silver Award Girl Scout – time requirements, funding policies, procedures, what resources you will have to help you along the way, and examples of previous Silver Award projects. Bring your parents and troop leaders along.

Silver Award FAQ and Brainstorming Session 03-07-23

Date: Tue Mar 07, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM EST

Have you attended a Silver Award workshop and not sure where to start? Are you in the brainstorming phase and want to make sure your project idea meets the mark? Join GSWPA staff and the Silver Award Committee to answer your Silver Award questions and help brainstorm possible project plans. This session is for girls and troop leaders who have already attended a Silver Award workshop or webinar.

Highest Award Volunteer Overview Webinar 03-29-2023

Date: Wed Mar 29, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM EST

earn all about the Highest Awards in Girl Scouts - The Bronze, Silver, and Gold - and how to support your girls in earning the awards. In this virtual webinar, you will learn the progression of each award, what components are needed for a project to be a higher award, your role as a volunteer, and the process to lead your girls.

Help with Registering

Follow the steps below or download our tip sheet: How to Register for an Event.

  • Scroll through the Activity List to find an event that interests your girl.
  • Use the Advanced Search link to the right of the search bar to search by Date, Program Level, or Category.*
  • Click on the title of the event for additional details. Once you find an activity or event that interests you, click the REGISTER NOW button.
  • Select your quantity of girl and adult spots and click the LOG IN button to log into your MyGS account. If you are already logged in, you will click the ADD EVENTS button.
  • Add your details by selecting the members of your household or troop you want to register under “Assign attendees.” Choose your payment option and click SUBMIT MEMBER DETAILS.
  • If everything looks correct, click REVIEW CART.
  • Review your information and agree to the Girl Scout Promise and Law (required). Click ADD PAYMENT DETAILS.
  • Input your payment details and click SUBMIT PAYMENT. Save or print your receipt from the confirmation page. You can also click on My Events on the left side menu of your MyGS account to view events with completed registration and view additional details.
  • *To search by location, visit the national Event Search page. To only include Girl Scouts Western Pennsylvania events, be sure to select the “Show only the events of My Council” checkbox. To include virtual events in your search, be sure to select the “Include virtual events in my search” checkbox.

    Have additional questions or need help registering? Call us at 800-248-3355 or email us at customercare@gswpa.org for support. We're here to help!

     

Registration Confirmation

You'll see a detailed receipt on your screen upon completion of the registration process. This receipt is your activity registration confirmation. If you do not see a detailed receipt, you have not fully completed the registration process. If this happens to you, please contact customer care at customercare@gswpa.org for assistance. For some council activities, you will receive a confirmation letter via email with more activity information.

To view a list of your current activity registrations, log in to your MyGS and click MyActivities. Clicking the information icon next to each activity will provide you with additional information.  

Contact customer care at customercare@gswpa.org with any questions.

Refunds & Cancellations

Summer camp 2022: Click here to view our camp refund and cancellation policy.

All other Activities: Refunds will be given when:

  • Girl Scouts Western Pennsylvania cancels council activity
  • Financial Assistance is not awarded and the registrant has made a partial payment
  • Registrant cancels their registration by the posted registration deadline for programs/training
  • Registrant cancels their registration within two weeks of their summer camp start date 

Refund requests submitted after these deadlines will be considered when a registrant cancels due to illness, family illness, or family emergency and approved by Council.

Refunds will NOT be given for deposits, late arrivals, early departures, no-shows, or participants who leave due to behavior or due to dissatisfaction. Financial Aid will not be refunded to members upon cancellation of activity. 

Deposits are non-refundable and non-transferable.

Refunds could take up to 30 days to process.  

Note: If you want to transfer your registration to another member, please use the Transfer Request Form

Transfers

If you can’t attend a council activity for which you registered and for which you paid fully, you can request that the registration be transferred to another active member of Girl Scouts Western Pennsylvania. To make this request, complete the Transfer Registration Request form. Requests must be submitted at least three business days before the council activity. Note: Financial Aid cannot be transferred.

Late Registration and Late Payment

To ensure that we have the proper amount of supplies and adult supervision available, we do not allow registrations to be processed after the posted registration deadline with the exception of waitlist registrations. Registrants who are on a waitlist will have their registration processed if a spot opens up after the registration deadline. The registration deadline that is listed with the council activity is the last date that you can register for the council activity.

If you have not paid in full by the registration deadline, your registration may be cancelled and partial payment may not be refunded.

If you want to confirm your registration was completed, check the MyActivities tab in your MyGS. If you have questions, please contact customer care at customercare@gswpa.org