STEM Nova Counselors Needed

Are you a leader or parent interested in the BSA STEM program?

Heart of New England Council is looking for registered and new Nova counselors for an upcoming Cub Scout STEM event.

When is the event?

This virtual event will be held Saturday, May 8, 2021

What does a Nova Counselor do?

Nova counselors help youth complete the requirements for their rank-specific Nova award, and educate them about what a scientist, engineer, or STEM professional does.

How can you become a Nova counselor?

  • You must be 21 or older.
  • Register as a Nova counselor using the BSA adult application.
  • Complete BSA’s Youth Protection Training before working with youth.
  • Complete Nova Counselor Training available at
  • Past Nova counselors should reregister every year.

Check out the Cub Scouts activities for science, technology, engineering, and math needed for the Nova award.

For more information, or if you have questions contact