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Hello World Scouts BSA Nova Award (Programming and Coding Technology) Helps and Documents

Hello World is the Scouts BSA Nova Award for investigating coding and programming. To earn this award, Scouts must complete one of their digital technology related merit badges and learn about related topics such as functions, loops, variables, and URLs. Scouts also try their hand at writing some simple programs.

This award can be earned by young men and women who are members of Scouts BSA.

Hello, World Scouts BSA Nova Award

This award explores the world of coding or computer programming. Once you know how to code, you can teach a computer to perform programs that help you in many ways. These programs can be coded in a programming language such as App Lab -

Resources for the Hello World Nova Award

  • More Scouts BSA STEM awards
  • AppLab – a starter programming language
  • See the bottom of this post for some video suggestions. Feel free to add other video suggestions to the comments.

Start coding for the Hello World Nova award with these ideas and related achievements:

Nova Awards Program (STEM Award)

STEM stands for science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. The NOVA Awards program combines knowledge of STEM concepts with hands on activities.

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