Award Nomination Forms

The Silver Fish

The Silver Fish is Girlguiding’s highest award. It is given in recognition of outstanding and distinguished service and an exceptional contribution to a wide section of Girlguiding, including international guiding either in the United Kingdom or abroad. This award may be given to an active adult member of Girlguiding or one of the Branch Associations.

Download The Silver Fish Award Criteria Download The Silver Fish Award Application Form

The Laurel Award

The Laurel Award is a Girlguiding award given in recognition of outstanding service to guiding. This award may be given to an active adult member of Girlguiding or one of the Branch Associations.

Download The Laurel Award Criteria Download The Laurel Award Application Form

The Region Chief Commissioner’s Award

The Region Chief Commissioner’s Award is for members of Girlguiding North West England who have displayed enthusiasm, abilities or qualities that make her stand out as an Ambassador for the Region. This could be her work towards a specific event, the impact she has had on her unit, District, Division or County, or the impact she has had on a specific girl. Please see the criteria for more information.

Download The Region Chief Commissioner's Award Criteria Download The Region Chief Commissioner's Award Application Form Check out our previous Region Chief Commissioner's Awardees

The Guiding Star Award

This award may be given to any member of Girlguiding (up to their 26th birthday) who has displayed exceptional courage, or who has shown great initiative or responsibility at an incident.

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National Honours

National Honours (including CBE, OBE and MBE) are awarded in recognition of exceptional merit and service to the nation. Nominations for National Honours can be made for, or include, outstanding services to guiding.

Download The National Honours' Application Forms

The Region President's Award

The Region President's Award is for our young members, who have gone the extra mile to help others and has had a positive impact in their community and beyond. Please see the criteria for more information.

Download The Region President's Award Criteria Download The Region President's Award Application Form