2021 MEMBERSHIP FEE INCREASE OVERVIEW:
Starting August 1, the membership fee for Cub Scouts, Scouts BSA, Venturing and Sea Scouting participants will be $72, a $6 increase from the $66 fee enacted last August. The fee for Exploring participants will be $45, up from $42.
The one-time $25 joining fee for new program participants in Cub Scouts, Scouts BSA, Venturing and Sea Scouting will still be required. There is no joining fee for Exploring, participants previously registered in any BSA program, those transferring from one program to another, or adult volunteers.
Fees for all adult volunteers will be $45, up from $42. That includes the cost of a background check. The unit charter fee will stay at $75.
Through Scoutreach, units are identified to have reduced membership fees which will be handled on an individual basis.