The Girl Scout Membership
Year runs annually from October 1–September 30. A $25 annual
membership fee, due at the time of
, goes directly to Girl
Scouts of the USA and pays for the various services to provides to
Councils, development of program materials and activity insurance.
Extended Year Membership
As of April 1, Girl Scouts is
offering an extended year membership for new girl and adult members,
which will allow you to purchase an 18-month Girl Scout membership at
a prorated cost. The extended year membership term runs from April 1,
2021–September 30, 2022.
This membership option allows new girls and adults to join Girl
Scouts in the spring and summer and benefit from paying a reduced rate
of $35 for the partial year in which they are joining.
Your Girl Scout's troop
might collect dues to pay for any activity supplies, field trips,
uniforms, service projects and more. Participating in the
Girl Scout Cookie Program
can help finance her
troop's activities! Girls can wear a sash, vest, tunic, or official
Girl Scout T-shirt as her uniform. Uniforms can be purchased at the
Girl Scout Shop
Any girl in grades K-12 can join the fun at Girl Scouts.
Whether you want to be a part of a troop, sign up for an exciting series or event, explore the outdoors, or travel the world, each age level has something
for you. Girls are placed in the appropriate grade level according to her school grade.