2000 Archive of Announcements
This page contains announcements made in 2000. The announcements exist
solely for the purpose of historical archive and may not be current.
Please see the OA Announcements section for the most recent announcements.
2000 National Planning Meeting
New National Officers Elected,
Jamboree Vice Chiefs,
2001 OA Service Grant Recipients Announced,
News Programs for 2001,
Lodge Adviser Training Seminar,
Web Site Leadership Appointed
Jamboree 2001 - Scoutopia
Scoutopia is the sequel to the highly acclaimed Odyssey of the Law
production at the 1997 National Boy Scout Jamboree.
E. Urner Goodman Camping Award recipients for 1999
The E. Urner Goodman Camping Award honors two lodges in each
region for outstanding effectiveness in
promoting and increasing Scout camping.
National Service Award recipients for 1999
The National Service Award recognizes two lodges in each
region that have performed outstanding service to their council.
Red Arrow Award recipient for 2000
The Red Arrow Award is presented for distinguished service to the
Order of the Arrow by either non-Scouters or Scouters who are not
members of the Order of the Arrow.
E. Urner Goodman Scholarship recipients for 2000
These scholarships assist Arrowmen preparing for a
professional Scouting career by helping to fulfill the
financial obligations of their college education.
Josh Sain Memorial Scholarship recipients for 2000
These scholarships are provided to
former National or Regional Officers upon completion of their
successful service of their terms.
Distinguished Service Award recipients for 2000
The Order of the Arrow Distinguished Service Award honors those
who give great service to the Order beyond the lodge level.
See the 36 outstanding Arrowmen who will be presented the DSA
at NOAC 2000.
National OA Chairman to Retire
Ed Pease, chairman of the National Order of the Arrow Committee,
has announced his decision to step down from that role on June 1, 2000.
Corrections for the "Ceremony for the Ordeal"
The 1999 printing of the revised Ceremony for the Ordeal, #34993A,
had some errors in the diagrams on pages 7 and 8. Details
and corrected pages are now available.