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NESA Awards

Do You Know an Outstanding Eagle?

Self-nominations are not accepted. Please review the NOESA Judging Criteria.Every year, the National Eagle Scout Association (NESA) recognizes outstanding Eagles across America with the NESA Outstanding Eagle Scout Award (NOESA). This prestigious recognition is for Eagle Scouts who have demonstrated outstanding achievement in their profession, avocation and community, having notable achievements both inside and outside of Scouting. While the selection of NOESA recipients is a local Council function, the nominees are confirmed by NESA.

To nominate a deserving Eagle Scout, download the application, complete sections 1-3, attach two pages of vocational/avocational info on the candidate, and email it to or mail to:

NOESA Committee
National Capital Area Council, BSA
9190 Rockville Pike
Bethesda, MD 20814-3812

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NOESA Past Recipients

Class of 2019 Class of 2018
Tommy Gardner
William Bowerman
Curtis Schehr
Dave Neumann
John Vonglis
Kevin Sheehan
David Samuels
Ryan Berry
Ross Perry
Robert Bremner
William Handorf
Randy Rader
RADM Fred Ames, USCG, Ret.
Jeffrey Ballou
Donald Bradshaw
Brett Coffee
Brian Hajost
Robert Kennedy
Joseph Link
Christer Lucander
Rob Quartel
Bishop Frank Spencer
Philip Sternberg
Michael Tidwell
Honorable Sean Wallace
MG Craig Weston, USAF, Ret.
Bob Wood
Class of 2017 Class of 2016 Class of 2015
Peter A. Carr
Joseph T. Davidson
Max B. Finberg
Gregory J. Hadfield
Guy M. Hicks
Steven L. Hilton
Dr. David Lanar
Robert J. McCarthy
Scott E. Miller
J. Randall Minchew
Blake D. Morant
David Schaefer
Wayne Stillwagon
Monsignor John Brady
Bobby R. Burchfield
Cory Cozzens
Paul D’Andrea
J. Spencer Dickerson
James Robert Doty
Steven R. Englund
Jack Figel
Merritt Green
Gurvais C. Grigg
Edward G. Koch, M.D.
David Link
Michael G. Long
Chauvon L. McFadden
Peter PantusoClass Honoree: 
John Graham
Jeffrey S. Berger
Dr. Mark W. Cannon
Anthony T. Clark
Christian D’Andrea
Donald R. Forest
Robert Heaton
Craig S. Iscoe
Mark Johnston
Robert R. King
Leonard L. Lucchi
Anthony J. Romanello
Deon K. Shaffer
D. Nathan Sheets
Robert A. Stalzer
James J. Streilein
Dexter E. Wood Jr.Class Honoree: 
Donald E. Ellison
Class of 2014 Class of 2013 Class of 2012
Douglas Bush
Earl Colson
J. Michael Daniel, Jr.
Christopher Hays
Robert MacKichan
The Honorable William Mims
Ronald Miner
John Montgomery
David Nagel
T. Wood Parker
William Sawchuk
Aaron Sherinian
Morgan Sullivan
Frank WilliamsClass Honoree: 
Michael Pocalyko
RADM James Carey
David Ellison
Bob Leggett
Kevin Marvel
Todd Morgan
JP Morgan
Kevin Reynolds
Fred RubinClass Honoree: 
The Honorable John Mason
Ken Bedingfield
Robert Branand
Don Ellison
The Honorable John Mason
Basil Mossaidis
P. Adair Petty