The Scout of the World Award is a unique award in the UK only available to Networkers.

SOWA is based on 3 themes – Peace, The Environment and Sustainable Development.

What is involved?
Attendance at a Discovery Weekend at Blackwell Court – Fri 20 th (evening) – Sun 22 nd Sept.

This will be at a cost of £60.

Reflection on what you have learnt

2 weeks, or 80 hours, on a voluntary service project based on one of the 3 themes either in
UK or overseas, during which you will be assigned a mentor.

Presentation to a relevant audience, which could be your scout group, Networkers and/or a
partner charity, attended by your ACC Network or International, who will sign you off for the

Further information from Dr Peter Rookes, Birmingham Course Director, Scout of the World
Award,, 077033 36088.