Orange County Council


Get Involved in STEM

Interested in getting involved with Scouting & STEM? STEM fanatics and corporations/organizations help us inspire youth in the STEM disciplines and prepare the workforce of tomorrow. Our volunteers, partners, and sponsors are the people who make the STEM programs successful, and we’d love to welcome you to the team!


Council STEM Committee – Join our committee of Scouters who are passionate about STEM, and help us plan & implement STEM Nova and Supernova days, STEM Camps, and other fun events. Contact us to join!

Bring STEM to your Unit as a STEM Coordinator, Nova Counselor, or Supernova Mentor. Contact us for more information on becoming a Nova Counselor or Supernova Mentor


STEM Program Sponsor – We’re proud of our corporate sponsors! They help us provide programming that’s affordable and accessible for all the youth who take part in our STEM programs, and they have the opportunity to bring their expertise and staff to STEM events. Contact your District Executive for more details.

STEM Merit Badge Sponsor – Companies can expand their marketing reach and positively impact our youth by sponsoring a specific Merit Badge. Please click here for inquiries.


Follow these 3 simple steps and begin your Scouting journey.


Find a Scouting Unit

Select your preferred program(s) (i.e., Cub Scouts, Scouts BSA, Venturing), enter your zip code, choose your nearest unit, and select APPLY NOW.


Complete a Youth Application

Create an account with, complete the application, and make a payment.


Start Scouting!

Download the My Scouting app, contact your unit’s leader, and begin your Scouting journey!


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