Frequently Asked Questions
Frequently asked questions about the National Eagle Scout Association
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What is the National Eagle Scout Association (NESA)?
What is the history of NESA?
Q/A NESA STRUCTURE
What is the organizational structure of NESA?
Q/A EAGLE SCOUT LISTS
How do councils obtain their Eagle Scout list?
Q/A COUNCIL NESA DATABASE ADMINISTRATORS
Who can be a council administrator for Eagle Scout lists?
Q/A UPDATING EAGLE SCOUT INFORMATION
How does Eagle Scout information get updated?
Q/A NESA DUES AND MEMBERSHIP TIERS
Are there tiers of membership in NESA and where do membership dues go?
Q/A NESA BENEFITS
What are the NESA membership benefits and can councils add benefits for alumni within their council?
Q/A ALUMNI PERSONAL INFORMATION
How is alumni personal data handled and protected?
Q/A PUBLICIZING EAGLE SCOUT EVENTS
How do councils post events on the National Eagle Scout Association and Scouting Alumni and Friends website so that alumni across the country can view and sign up to attend them?
Q/A ALUMNI AWARDS
DISTINGUISHED EAGLE SCOUT (DESA)
What is the process for submitting a DESA nomination?
How is a DESA Nomination approved?
How can I ensure a DESA Nomination will be approved?
How long does it take to approve a DESA nomination?
What recognition items will NESA provide when a DESA nominee is approved?
When and how should a DESA be presented?
OUTSTANDING EAGLE SCOUT (NOESA)
hat is the process for submitting a NOESA
How is the NOESA approved?
How long does it take to approve a NOESA
What recognition items will NESA provide when
the nominee is approved?
How should the council present a NOESA?
EAGLE SCOUT SERVICE PROJECT OF THE YEAR
the process for submitting a ESSPY Nomination?
many recipients may a council select for the council service project of the
How is the council service project of the year recipient selected?
NESA LEGACY SOCIETY
If I have moved to a new council but became a
James E. West Fellow in a previous council, do I need to become a James E. West
Fellow again in my new council before I can become a Fellow in the NESA Legacy
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