March 1, 2016

QUALIFICATIONS: To be considered for the position of national Sea Scout boatswain, a Sea Scout must:

  1. Be a current or past ship’s boatswain; or a current or past wardroom officer of the regional fleet (region)/flotilla (area)/or squadron (council); or a current or past officer of a Teen Leaders’ Council of the region, area, council, or district.
  2. Be recommended and approved by his or her council.
  3. Be a current primary registered Sea Scout in his or her council. Must be a registered youth in Sea Scouting during his or her complete term of office.
  4. Be able to attend the BSA’s National Annual Meeting, May 24-28, 2016, in San Diego, California.

TERM OF OFFICE: The national Sea Scout boatswain will serve from June 1 through May 31 of the following year.

DEADLINE: This nomination form needs to arrive at the BSA national office by March 1, 2016. The selection of the national Sea Scout boatswain will be made by April 1, 2016. All nominees will be notified of their status once the selection has been made.

The Application can be downloaded from here.