On May 30, 2012, the National Order of the Arrow Committee approved 69 persons to receive its Distinguished Service Award (DSA) for outstanding service to the Order on a Sectional, Regional, and/or National basis. Prior to 2012, only 839 Distinguished Service Awards have been presented.
On May 30, 2012, the National Order of the Arrow Committee approved three persons to receive its Red Arrow Award for outstanding service to the Order. Since 1967, the Red Arrow Award has been conveyed to only 55 persons who were either non-Scouters or Scouters
The new Journey To Excellence (JTE) guide contains a compilation of requirements, best practices, and resources for lodges working to complete the Journey to Excellence Program. Download the JTE Guide
The E. Urner Goodman Award was established in 1969 as a tribute and testimonial to the Order’s founder. Its purpose is to encourage and challenge Order of the Arrow members and lodges to increase their effectiveness in promoting and increasing Scout camping in each council.