The Gold Medal of Achievement (“GMA“) is the highest award available to Rangers in the Royal Rangers program. This prestigious award can only be achieved after many years of continuous effort in Royal Rangers.
GMA Award Requirements
Highest Award in Two Age Groups
Discovery Rangers, Adventure Rangers, Expedition Rangers
Read the entire Bible
Or listen to it as an audiobook
Between 14 to 17 years of age
Before reaching 18 years of age
Active member of an outpost for at least 3 years
Complete the GMA Capstone project
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A Royal Ranger may complete the necessary GMA requirements while participating in either the Adventure Rangers or Expedition Rangers program.
Once all requirements have been met, a GMA Application (download here) must be submitted to the National Royal Rangers Malaysia Office through the Senior Commander of your outpost. An interview will be scheduled between the National Office and the GMA applicant.
There are two GMA application cycles that the National Office will follow every year. Details are found in the same form above.
Special Honours with the GMA
Individuals who have met the requirements for the GMA and continue their advancement progress in the program may qualify for additional recognition in the form of the GMA with Merit and the GMA with Honours distinction awards.
Once all requirements have been met, a GMA with Merit & Honours Distinction Award Application (download here) must be submitted to the National Royal Rangers Malaysia Office through the Senior Commander of your outpost.
Download the relevant forms for your GMA application below.