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Boy Scout Troop 493
(Virginia Beach, Virginia)
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Eagle Advancement Information

If you are a Life Scout interested in earning the rank of Eagle Scout, contact the Scoutmaster for instructions.  The Scoutmaster will assign a mentor to answer questions and guide you through the requirements.  Download the Eagle Advancement Milestones checklist and the Eagle Scout Workbook, found at the bottom of this webpage. Please go to for the most updated information.

 Please note! The current application form (#512-728) is dated 2010 on the bottom of the back side, and it states "Please use the most current application found at".

National has release a new Eagle Scout application along with the new Eagle Scout Project Workbook that was sent out last week.  Both forms can be downloaded at

Icon File Name Comment  
12 Steps from Life to Eagle.doc  
Eage Scout Workbook.pdf (Updated January 2021)  
Eagle Advancement Milestones.doc Eagle Advancement Milestones  
Eagle Candidate Reference Letter.doc  
Eagle Candidate Reference Letter.pdf  
Eagle Scout List - T-493.docx (Updated June 2022)  
Eagle Scout Mentor Program.docx (Updated January 2021)