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Eagle Scout Award

May 8, 2024

Tyler James Osborn of Pittston Township has earned the Boy Scouts of America’s highest advancement award, the Eagle Scout Award on April 17th. Osborn will be recognized during a Court of Honor ceremony on May 19th. 

A member of Troop 316 in Avoca, Osborn is one of approximately 6% of all Boy Scouts to attain the Eagle Rank according to Scoutmaster Matthew Fino. 

Each candidate must earn 21 merit badges and successfully complete a community, church or synagogue related service project. Osborn chose to build 2 raised handicapped accessible garden beds for individuals with disabilities that reside in a Community Living Arrangement through St. Joseph’s Center. 

Osborn is a senior at Pittston Area where he is a member of the Technology Club. Osborn will be attending East Stroudburg University pursuing a double major in Computer Science and Computer Security with a minor in Mathematics. Osborn belongs to Steamtown Church and is active in their youth group. Osborn works part time during the school year at McDonald’s and full time as a Camp Counselor during the summer at Camp Daleville. 

Osborn is the son of Kelly Rava, Pittston Township and Thomas Osborn, Scranton. 


The Boy Scouts of America are one of the largest and most prominent values based youth development organization. The BSA provides a program for young people that build character, trains them in responsibility of participating, citizenship, and develops personal fitness.

For over a century, the BSA has helped build the future leaders of this country by combining educational activities and lifelong values with fun. The Boy Scouts of America believes and through over a century of experience, knows that helping youth is a key to building a more conscientious, responsible, and productive society.

Last modified: May 8, 2024

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