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If you would like to receive a letter/certificate for an Eagle Scout or Girl Scout Gold Medal award to celebrate his/her accomplishment, please send a request letter to:
OATSD (Public Affairs)
1400 Defense Pentagon
Washington, DC 20301-1400
Please include the full name of the scout, troop number, date of honor ceremony, or date acknowledged for passing Eagle Scout/Girl Scout Gold Award requirements and return address. Return postage is not required. In order to expedite your request, please consolidate multiple awardees into one (1) troop request. Due to mail handling procedures, allow 4-5 weeks for processing.
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