Any subject or interest can become a Special Interest Badge. You design your own badge based on what you are interested in. There are five Special Interest Badge Areas.
How do you get you get a Special Interest Badge:
Step 1 – Pick your subject or interest
Step 2 – Decide what Special Interest Area your subject or interest falls into.
Step 3 – Design your challenge in consultation with your Scouter or Mentor
Step 4 – Complete the challenge in agreed time
Step 5 – Wear the badge with pride
|Environment||This can be any project that improves the environment in any way|
|Skills||This can be any new personal skill e.g. technical, mechanical, music, drama, arts & crafts|
|Community||Being involved in your community. This could be a service type project and you should create a plan that outlines what you will do and who will benefit|
|Physical||This can include any physical pursuit, activity or sport|
|Adventure||This should be an adventure journey that includes something completely new i.e. a new location, new method of travel, etc|