The Gold Award is the highest award that can be earned by a Senior or Ambassador Girl Scout. All Girl Scouts who are interested in getting started on their Gold Award must have completed their Silver Award and one Senior/Ambassador Journey OR completed two Senior/Ambassador Journeys. How do you earn your Gold Award? - Contact us and let us know you're ready to get started. - Find an issue in your community that you care about - Learn everything you can about that issue through research and trusted sources - Form a team with key experts and people in your community - Define the root cause of the issue and how you'll solve it - Submit your proposal for council approval - Lead your team to carry out your project - Reflect on the change you've created in your community and share your story to inspire other Girl Scouts Virtual Orientation Dates: Required virtual orientations are held the first Monday and Thursday of each month (with the exception of major holidays).