SBAA Scholarships are limited to NYLT participant youth (i.e not staff), and a maximum award of $100 applied directly to the registration account. Only ten (10) scholarships are available each year.
Scholarship applications must be properly completed and submitted to the Orange County Council office attention SBAA Marty Cutrone by March 1st via email to or in person.
Please note that all scholarship applications require submission of the family’s combined annual income. Scholarship decisions cannot be made without the statement of family income.
Download the PDF fill-in application below.
When you register on Camp-master, mark the box for SBAA Campership Applied and pay the balance. If the scholarship is not awarded and you can't attend the course, full fees will be refunded.
The Orange County Council Silver Beaver Alumni Association (SBAA) makes every effort to award financial aid for training opportunities when circumstances warrant it. The vast majority of resources are dedicated to families with financial need. However, on a case-by-case basis depending on resource availability there may be a limited allocation based on merit. The SBAA Committee reviews each application in strict confidentiality and makes scholarship allocation decisions based on the information you provide in this application.
All families are strongly encouraged to check their local community agencies for scholarships in addition to those that may be provided by the SBAA. Many organizations offer scholarships for youth educational and leadership experiences. These include Faith Based Organizations, fraternal organizations, (VFW, ELKS, F&AM, LIONS, Troop, etc.)