Requirements Resources for Nova and Supernova Awards

Cub Scout Adventure Resources

The following table is provided for Scouts, Nova Counselors, Supernova Mentors, so everyone can find the adventures applicable to each Nova Award and to the Supernova Awards.  This table is searchable and sortable.

AdventureScience EverywhereDown & DirtyNova WILD!Out of this WorldUncovering the PastTech TalkCub Scouts Can CodeSwing!Up & Away1-2-3 Go!Fearful SymmetrySupernova
Collections & HobbiesXXXX
Digging in the PastXXX
Germs Alive!XX
Grow SomethingXXX
Spirit of WaterX
Motor AwayXXXX
Finding Your WayX
Paws of SkillX
Code of the WolfXXXX
Air of the WolfX
Call of the WildX
A Bear Goes FishingXXX
Bear PicnicX
Critter CareXX
Super ScienceXX
RoboticsXXX
Beat the DrumX
Make it MoveXX
A World of SoundX
Baloo the BuilderX
ForensicsXX
Marble MadnessX
Earth RocksXX
Maestro!XX
Adventures in ScienceXXXX
Into the WildXX
Into the WoodsXX
EngineerXXX
Game DesignXXX
Looking BackX
Looking ForwardX
Project FamilyX
Build ItXXX
Fix ItX
Movie MakingX
Art ExplosionX
First ResponderX
Raingutter RegattaX
Pinewood DerbyX
Space DerbyX

Scouts BSA Merit Badge Resources

The following table is provided for Scouts, Nova Counselors, Supernova Mentors, so everyone can find merit badges applicable to each Nova Award and to the Supernova Awards.  This table is searchable and sortable.

Merit BadgeShoot!Let It Grow!Splash!Mendel's MinionsStart Your Engines!Hello WorldWhoosh!Up and AwayNext Big ThingDesigned to CrunchSupernova
American BusinessXX
Animal ScienceXXX
ArcheaeologyX
ArcheryXX
ArchitectureXX
AstronomyXX
AthleticsX
Automotive Maint.XX
AviationXXXXX
Bird StudyXX
CanoeingXX
ChemistryXXX
ChessX
Composite MaterialsXXX
ComputersX
CookingX
CyclingX
DentistryX
Digital TechnologyXXXX
DraftingXXXXX
ElectricityXX
ElectronicsXXX
EnergyXXX
EngineeringXXXX
EntrepreneurshipX
Environmental SciXX
Farm MechanicsXXX
Fish/WildlifeXXX
FishingXX
Fly-FishingX
ForestryXXXX
Game DesignXX
GardeningXXX
GeocachingX
GeologyXX
Insect StudyXXX
InventingXXX
KayakingXX
Mammal StudyXXX
MedicineXX
Mining in SocietyXX
Model DesignXX
MotorboatingX
NatureXXXX
Nuclear ScienceXX
OceanographyXXX
OrienteeringX
Plant ScienceXX
Personal ManagementX
PlumbingX
ProgrammingXXX
Public HealthXX
Pulp & PaperX
RadioXX
RailroadingXX
Reptile & AmphibianXX
Rifle ShootingXX
RoboticsXXXX
RowingX
Scuba DivingXX
Shotgun ShootingXX
Sign, Signals, & CodesXX
Small-Boat SailingX
Soil/WaterXXX
Space ExplorationXXX
SwimmingX
SurveyingXX
SustainabilityXXX
Truck TransportationX
Veterinary MedicineXX
WeatherXXXX
WeldingX

Venturing & Sea Scout Resources

The following table is provided for Venturers and Sea Scouts, Nova Counselors, and Supernova Mentors, so everyone can find the STEM Fields of Interest (FOI) for each Nova Award.  This table is searchable and sortable.  While these STEM FOI’s have names identical to merit badges for Scouts BSA, they are very different experiences. (see link). The guidance for the Supernova awards for Venturers and Sea Scouts will be updated soon.

Merit BadgeShoot!Let It Grow!Splash!Mendel's MinionsStart Your Engines!Hello WorldWhoosh!Up and AwayNext Big ThingDesigned to CrunchSupernova
American BusinessXX
Animal ScienceXXX
ArcheaeologyX
ArcheryXX
ArchitectureXX
AstronomyXX
AthleticsX
Automotive Maint.XX
AviationXXXXX
Bird StudyXX
CanoeingXX
ChemistryXXX
ChessX
Composite MaterialsXXX
ComputersX
CookingX
CyclingX
DentistryX
Digital TechnologyXXXX
DraftingXXXXX
ElectricityXX
ElectronicsXXX
EnergyXXX
EngineeringXXXX
EntrepreneurshipX
Environmental SciXX
Farm MechanicsXXX
Fish/WildlifeXXX
FishingXX
Fly-FishingX
ForestryXXXX
Game DesignXX
GardeningXXX
GeocachingX
GeologyXX
Insect StudyXXX
InventingXXX
KayakingXX
Mammal StudyXXX
MedicineXX
Mining in SocietyXX
Model DesignXX
MotorboatingX
NatureXXXX
Nuclear ScienceXX
OceanographyXXX
OrienteeringX
Plant ScienceXX
Personal ManagementX
PlumbingX
ProgrammingXXX
Public HealthXX
Pulp & PaperX
RadioXX
RailroadingXX
Reptile & AmphibianXX
Rifle ShootingXX
RoboticsXXXX
RowingX
Scuba DivingXX
Shotgun ShootingXX
Sign, Signals, & CodesXX
Small-Boat SailingX
Soil/WaterXXX
Space ExplorationXXX
SwimmingX
SurveyingXX
SustainabilityXXX
Truck TransportationX
Veterinary MedicineXX
WeatherXXXX
WeldingX

Venturing

Sea Scouts

Exploring

International

Highlander

Shooting Sport

STEM

Scouting for Food

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