List of Merit Badges

Find information and resources on each of the 138 Scouts BSA merit badges offered in 2023 by the Boy Scouts of America. Annual updates are released during the first quarter of the year.

The links below direct to the specific merit badge and its requirements as well as links to resources like the Scoutmaster Bucky Merit Badge Workbook and class preparation notes as well as the Scoutmaster Bucky Merit Badge History Pages.

All requirements are current as listed on unless otherwise noted.

Merit Badge Index