January Exploring Updates
Now is the time to nominate an Advisor, a Youth Member or a Post for the 2020 Northern Star Exploring Recognition Dinner in April. Details in your Post Kick-off Packet or; Contact Brian at Northern Star Exploring, via email: email@example.com, for more information.
Watch for Exploring Awards banquet news in February!
Scholarships: APPLY NOW! NORTHERN STAR EXPLORING SCHOLARSHIP
$1,000 Academic Scholarship awarded to a 12th grade Explorer from any post. Due March 1, 2020
ALLAN G. LEE LAW ENFORCEMENT EXPLORING SCHOLARSHIP
$1,000 Academic Scholarship awarded to a Law Enforcement Explorer in 12th grade or above. Due March 1, 2020. There will be three recipients selected for 2020.
WILLY LEE BJORGE EXPLORINGING SCHOLARSHIP
$1,000 Academic Scholarship for an Explorer who will pursue a post-secondary education or training program by the following summer. Due March 1, 2020 There will two recipients selected for 2020.
Find us on Facebook! We need you! Northern Star Exploring is seeking to recruit additional members for the Exploring Service Team. Contact Exploring Director, Brian Swerine: firstname.lastname@example.org, or Service Team Chair, Dina Boie: email@example.com, to find out how you can help Posts in your area improve and grow!
18+ Changes deferred.
New Registration rules for Exploring Participants, age 18+ have been deferred until August 1, 2020. We’ll have more details in the coming months. Effective January 6, 2020 the Youth and Adult Registration fee will increase to $36.00 per year. There will be no immediate increase for new and renewing members as long as your renewal paperwork was received prior to the end of 2019! Questions can be address to Brian Swerine: firstname.lastname@example.org
Thank You for Your Support
Big thanks to all our Exploring supporters for coming out to the Million Dollar Day for Scouting & Exploring event on December 11th & 12th! Special Thanks to our Posts from Spring Lake Lark OEC, Inver Grove Heights P.D. and the MN State Patrol for their help at the breakfast!