Eagle Recognition Banquet
Purpose of NESA Banquet: Recognize our 2022 Class of Eagle Scout, as well as our Eagle Project of the Year & NESA Scholarship Recipients. We will also introduce & recognize our Eagle Class Honoree.
When: Saturday, March 25th. Check-in starts @ 4:45. We will have Eagle Project Notebooks available to pick-up at this time (from project of the year judging), as well as past NESA Council Strip sales ($4 each or 3 for $10 / Surprise Grab Bag-6 for $20). Supper will start @ 5:45 & the evenings program soon after.
Where: Hominy Baptist Church (135 Candler School Rd, Candler, NC 28715 ) Off of 19-23.
Cost of the Banquet: There is no cost for the 2022 Eagle Class. However, there is a $20 per person cost for parents/families, Scouts, Scout Leaders & Friends of Scouting. We are also accepting donations to help cover the costs of Eagle Scout meals, Scholarship monies & program supplies.
Each Eagle Scout will need to Be Prepared to announce their name, unit #, & Eagle Project title at the podium prior to receiving recognition from the Eagle Class Honorees.
Eagle Project of the Year... All 2022 Eagle Scouts were mailed “The Glenn A. and Melinda W. Adams National Eagle Scout Service Project of the Year Award” Application. If you want to submit Your Eagle Project Notebook for consideration of DBC Eagle Project of the Year, you Must have made sure your Eagle Project Notebook is turned in to the Scout Office by January 31th so that we can start the judging early the next week. (This is a Correction from the letter Eagle Scouts received a few weeks ago of Jan. 21st). We will select the Top 3 Eagle Projects for 2021 & those will be recognized at the Eagle Banquet. The Winning Project will be sent to National to compete in the National Project of the Year!
DBC NESA Scholarship- Deadline for applying for this $500 DBC NESA Scholarship is Monday, January 30th. The NESA Committee will make their decision at their March NESA Committee Meeting & the Eagle Scout will be recognized at the March 18th NESA Banquet. DBC will mail the Scholarship check to the Eagle Scout's College they will attend in the fall.