Nova Awards are the BSA Awards focused on STEM – science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.
For their first Nova Award, Scouts earn a patch. For each other Nova award, Scouts receive a pi (π) pin-on device to wear on the patch.
Supernova Awards recognize young men and women in Scouts BSA who go further in their STEM explorations.
These are the Scouts BSA Nova and Supernova awards: