Fees and Requirements

All Scouts must work with a registered Archdiocese of Miami Catholic Scouting Counselor.


Registration fees can be paid by credit card, or with a PayPal account.

Scout registration fee:  a $15.00 base registration fee each year, plus the fee of the associated event (Day of Recollection or Retreat)

  • Day of Recollection, $15 for scouts, $5 for adult participants*
    • Light of Christ
    • Brother Francis Adan
    • Parvuli Dei
    • God is Love
    • Mother Mary
    • Family of God
    • I Live My Faith
  • Retreat, $45 for scouts, $25 for adult participants
    • My Faith and Promise
    • Ad Altare Dei
    • Pope Pius XII
    • Archbishop McCarthy
    • Marian Medal
    • Spirit Alive

*Note: Adult participation is required for the Cub Scouts who study for the Light of Christ award in Grade 1 and encouraged for the families of scouts participating in the Day of Recollection. For the Retreat, you should sign up to attend as a parent only at the direction of your counselor.


Before beginning the registration process, please gather the following information for each scout (depending on the age of the scout, some information might not be applicable):

  • Counselor Name
  • Parish Registration
  • Parish for CCD
  • Baptismal/Profession of Faith (date and parish)
  • Reconciliation (date and parish)
  • Holy Eucharist (date and parish)
  • Confirmation (date and parish)
  • Council or District Name
  • Unit, Troop, Crew, Ship #
  • Unit, Troop, Crew, Ship Leader

Note: If possible, please scan a copy of each scout’s baptism certificate to upload with your application. If you do not have access to a scanner, you can mail a copy of the baptism certificate separately.

When you are ready, complete the Youth Registration form, providing both parent/guardian contact information and information about each scout.