About Us


Any registered Scouter can join the National Catholic Committee on Scouting® by filling out the NCCS Membership Application. Your membership fees support the efforts of the National Catholic Committee on Scouting® to provide faith-based programs including religious emblems; activity patches; adult, unit, and diocesan committee recognition awards; and national training conferences. In addition to The Bridge, the NCCS quarterly newsletter, you will also receive invitations to the annual meeting, to participate on Standing Committees, and Scouting in the Catholic Church conference at Philmont Training Center.

Membership term is one year from the date of application and payment are processed. The cost of membership is $35.00 per year or $350.00 for a Lifetime membership for as long as you are registered with BSA and is non-refundable. 

If you are a Lifetime member, you need to annually update your information on the application below to continue to remain in an active status with the NCCS.  There is no charge to do this simply fill in all of the required information and under the fees section mark Updating Information only. 

Membership Application

Contact the NCCS Program Assistant if you have any questions.