Talk:Cub Scout Den Leader Award

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Two of these sources (index and back cover of ''Guide to Awards and Insignia'' and the Scout Shop use "Cub Scout" as a part of the name of the award. The other sources do not include "Cub Scout" in the name of the award. In my experience, the Scout Shop is not a reliable source for "official" names. I will try to get official word from BSA on what the award is called so that we can refer to it consistently throughout. <br /> &nbsp;&nbsp;&mdash; [[User:Nicouds|Nicouds]] 20:38, November 6, 2018 (EST)
Two of these sources (index and back cover of ''Guide to Awards and Insignia'' and the Scout Shop use "Cub Scout" as a part of the name of the award. The other sources do not include "Cub Scout" in the name of the award. In my experience, the Scout Shop is not a reliable source for "official" names. I will try to get official word from BSA on what the award is called so that we can refer to it consistently throughout. <br /> &nbsp;&nbsp;&mdash; [[User:Nicouds|Nicouds]] 20:38, November 6, 2018 (EST)
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:Thanks! That was a very thorough and researched synopsis. :) [[User:BartHumphries|BartHumphries]] 11:24, November 9, 2018 (EST)

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Name of Award

BSA and MeritBadge.org are inconsistent in what they call this award.

Scouting.org frequently refers to this as the Den Leader Training Award:

and the Scout Shop refers to it on the item page for the medal (but not the knot) as the Cub Scout Den Leader Training Award:

However, the following BSA places refer to it as the Den Leader Award:

The Scout Shop and one page in the Guide to Awards and Insignia refer to it as the Cub Scout Den Leader Award:

Two of these sources (index and back cover of Guide to Awards and Insignia and the Scout Shop use "Cub Scout" as a part of the name of the award. The other sources do not include "Cub Scout" in the name of the award. In my experience, the Scout Shop is not a reliable source for "official" names. I will try to get official word from BSA on what the award is called so that we can refer to it consistently throughout.
  — Nicouds 20:38, November 6, 2018 (EST)

Thanks! That was a very thorough and researched synopsis. :) BartHumphries 11:24, November 9, 2018 (EST)
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