Requesting an Extension – Guide to Advancement (GTA) Section 9.0.4.0

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Scouts with disabilities — choosing between extension or registration beyond the age of eligibility

Note from Mayflower Council: Requesting an extension for Rank advancement is typically because of an unforeseen, sudden circumstance that hinders a Scout that would have otherwise been able to finish their rank advancement.  Registration beyond the age of eligibility is for Scouts that have permanent and severe disabilities that gives them special consideration to continue [...]

How to Request an Extension

Requesting an extension Requests for time extensions must be submitted to the Mayflower Council Advancement Committee via email to AdvancementExtension@mayflowerbsa.org or by mail to the attention of the staff advisor for advancement or other council designated advancement administrator. The form, “Request for Extension of Time to Earn the Eagle Scout Rank” (GTA Appendix, 11.2.0.0) may be used [...]

Step 2 – Process for Requesting and Reviewing a Time Extension – GTA Section 9.0.4.1

See “Process for Requesting and Reviewing a Time Extension,” 9.0.4.1, written below: To begin this process, please use this form: 11.2.0.0 Request for Extension of Time to Earn the Eagle Scout Rank Please email AdvancementExtension@mayflowerbsa.org to let them know to expect this, and to get their guidance and suggestions on how to proceed Who is able to get [...]

Step 1 – Is the Scout eligible for an Extension?

These extensions are available only to youth members who qualify under the three tests listed in the below explanation from the 2021 edition of the Guide to Advancement (GTA) “Time Extensions” 9.0.4.0 – posted below Note from Mayflower Council: Council Advancement Committees have been told that after Dec. 31, 2020, there is no plan to authorize COVID-19 [...]