Connecticut Yankee Council, BSA
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Baylor Study Summary

The study found, compared to men who were never in Scouting, Eagle Scouts:

 

Establish greater lifelong connections to family, friends, and neighbors:


Exhibit a higher sense of responsibility to give back through volunteering and donating:

 

Develop a greater connection and concern for their community:


Exercise more self-discipline to plan ahead and set and achieve goals:

 

Hold higher self-expectations:


Demonstrate greater appreciation and concern for the environment:


Display increased respect for religion and religious diversity:

 

Enjoy an increased variety of hobbies and interests:

 

Develop greater commitment to lifelong learning:

 

 

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Eagle Scout Investment in Success 

Eagle Scout Inversión en el éxito (Hispanic audience)

Brochure summarizing study comparing men who were Eagle Scouts with those who were never in Scouting.

 

Eagle Scout Prepared for Success 

Eagle Scout Preparado para el éxito (Hispanic audience)

Brochure for parents summarizing study comparing men who were Eagle Scouts with those who were never in Scouting.

 

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