Any girl who is registered as a Girl Scout Senior or Ambassador and has completed grade nine is eligible to take this course. Earn this award in the following ways:
- Find a mentor who is currently the adult volunteer for a group of girls at the level you’d like to work with. This volunteer will help you through your training and internship, and you’ll help the volunteer with her group of girls for the three-to-six month period.
- Complete a council-designed leadership course.
- Create and implement a thoughtful program based on a Journey or badge that lasts over four or more sessions. Be responsible for designing, planning, and evaluating the activities. (“Sessions” can be instances when VIT personally leads a troop activity during a troop meeting or they can be a combination of a VIT leading activities at a troop meeting and leading younger girls during major Girl Scout event).