Get a Technology Badge
Keith Larson

Leave Site Here are several resources to earn or purchase a technology badge or patch related to JOTA/JOTI/GOTA.



INTERNET SCOUT PATCH
Earn the Internet Scout Patch

The U.S. Scouting Service Project encourages Scouts and Scouters from around the world to learn about the Internet and how to use the Internet safely.  Scouts and Scouters that have earned our Internet Scout Patch may wear it proudly as a temporary patch on the Scout Uniform.  Visit their website for Requirements and Purchase information.



JOTA - JOTI CERTIFICATES
You can get your own JOTI participation certificate online.  Visit Create a JOTI Certificate

There is a JOTA / JOTI participation certificate issued to National Scout Organizations for their members. The Boy Scouts of America provides free cards by mail from the International Division website.



JOTA - JOTI PATCHES

BSA JOTA 2006 Patch
Although WOSM sponsors JOTI, there is no official patch issued. Many countries offer for sale JOTA participants patches.  The Boy Scouts of America sells JOTA - JOTI participant patches by mail from the International Division website.

TECHNOLOGY AWARDS - CUB SCOUTS

Cub Scout Belt Loop

Cub Scouts in the U.S. have several awards with technology requirements that could be satisfied by participation in JOTI.  Scout leaders in other countries are encouraged to look at similar opportunities in your programs.



TECHNOLOGY AWARDS - BOY SCOUTS

BSA Computer Merit Badge BSA Radio Merit Badge

U.S. Boy Scouts, Varsity Teams, and Venture Crew members may earn either the Computer Merit Badge or Radio Merit Badge.


TECHNOLOGY AWARDS - GIRL SCOUTS

Technology badges © Girl Scouts of the
United States of America
© Girl Scouts of the United States of America

Proposed GS Radio Badge


The GSUSA does not have an award dedicated to Ham Radio use.  Arline Berry with ARRL has proposed an Amateur Radio Patch for Girl Scouts.  Visit the website for details on requirements and purchase.


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