Welcome to the resource centre. Here you can find the general information and documentation for the Scouts of the World Award.
Scouts of the World Award Guidelines:
This document gives guidelines on how National Scout Organizations can implement the Scouts of the World Award, as an element of their Senior Section programme, and open it to all young people, members or not of the Scout Movement.
Download the whole book in pdf format:
- SW Programme Guidelines (English), 3.56 Mb
- SW Programme Guidelines (French)
- SW Programme Guidelines (Serbian)
- SW Programme Guidelines (Spanish)
|The Scouts of the World Award is a free, very straightforward, flexible and easy to implement programme and does not compete with national Scout associations' existing programmes. It complements them and enables them to fit within a global framework. Click here for more information about the SW Pack Agreements (The basic package is a free educational non-commercial package).|
Visual guidelines, promotional & support material:
Please refer to the for more information. SW Identity Guidelines
These Scouts of the World Identity guidelines provide information and resources to help National Scout Organizations (NSO’s) develop promotional materials for the Scouts of the World Award.
All National Scout Organizations are requested to use the same graphic identity (badge/logo/designs) to support the Scouts of the World Award. National Scout Organizations which are members of the World Organization of the Scout Movement are authorized – and encouraged - to use the Scouts of the World logo and the Scouts of the World badge for non-commercial purposes.
This information do not provide, or imply any right, for anyone to use these designs for commercial purposes, or the right to change the basic logo and badge in any way, other than for language purposes.
If you want to use these logos or their elements for any commercial products a license is needed.
All the following material are ready to send to print in high quality (PDF format). If you have any problem downloading this documents or need a special format for printing, please send us an email to
- SW Frequently Asked Questions - FAQs ( English, French)
- SW Flyer (english , french and spanish) (2.5 MB)
- SW Identity Guidelines (English)
- SW Poster (english, spanish and french) (9.8 MB)
- SW Passport (english, spanish and french):
- SW Banner (16.5 MB)
- SW Badge (please contact the World Scout Bureau)
- SW Logo
The Scouts of the World Logo
Please refer to the to obtain the details of the colours. Please contact us if you need a specific format of the logo and badge. identity guidelines
The Scouts of the World Award Badge
This is the Badge given by a NSO to a young person when he/she successfully accomplish a Scouts of the World Discovery, the Scouts of the World Voluntary Service and the SW evaluation process. It can be in the Scout uniform and the NSO should create a Scouts of the World Award certificate. To obtain the artwork of the SW Badge, please contact the World Scout Bureau.
Publications and guidelines are available in format PDF, accessible by the software Acrobat Reader. If you don't have Acrobat Reader, you can obtain it at this address