What Activity Type on the Common App would participation in Boy Scouts be?
I'm an Eagle Scout and Troop Guide, and I was wondering which of the following categories my participation in Boy Scouts would fall under. This is for the CommonApp activities list.
Community Service (Volunteer)
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Typically I've had students put scouting under Community Service (Volunteer), especially for Eagle Scouts because that describes most Eagle Scout projects effectively. (Though these categories are not particularly important — the description you write will be what shapes an admissions officer's understanding of your experiences.)
I’d put it as other or possibly career oriented depending on badges and your major but 99/100 I’d put it as other
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