December 15, 2017 - Troop initial order due
For Cookie Sellers
When you sell Girl Scout Cookies, you're doing more than just helping your customers stock up on delicious treats (and having lots of fun). You're doing it with a goal in mind. Whether that goal is a pizza party, a community service project, or your first overnight camping trip with your troop, you know how many boxes you need to sell to make it happen.
But did you know that you're also part of a huge business, one that's run by girls just like you all over the country? In fact, you’re part of the largest girl-led entrepreneurial program for girls In the world. Being a Girl Scout Cookie professional gives you skills essential for success both now and later:
Need some help getting started? Check out all the amazing resources that will make it easy to sell more boxes of cookies this year than you ever thought possible! You can also see what's new this year including contests, patches, and more!
The 2018 Girl Scout Cookie Program runs January 13 - March 4, 2018.
Cookie Program Dates
January 6 - 13, 2018 - Initial delivery week
January 13, 2018 - Cookie Program officially begins, troop-secured booths start
January 13 - 19, 2018 - Walkabout Week
January 21, 2018 - First planned order
January 26, 2018 - Council secured booths start
January 27, 2018 - Council-secured booths start
March 4, 2018 - Cookie Program ends
Have a Great Girl Scout Cookie Story to Share?
Have a parent or troop leader submit it today for a chance to be featured throughout the year on our council's Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter pages and in media during our celebration of the 100th anniversary of Girl Scouts selling cookies, and more—so cool!
What's New This Year
Dual Program Patch
Girls who participated in the 2017 Fall Product Program and participate in the 2018 Cookie Program are eligible to receive this customized patch! Girls must meet patch criteria for both programs in order qualify. Learn more >
Reach For a Million Patch
Girls who collect 30+ boxes for Operation Cookie Drop will receive this limited-edition Reach for a Million patch. Every box collected will go towards the council-wide goal of delivering collectively over one million boxes of cookies to military men and women! Learn more >
Golden Ticket - Cash Prize
Girl Scouts of the USA’s Cookie Pro 2018 Contest
Are you a barrier breakin,’ challenge crushin,’ lead takin’ cookie entrepreneur?
This cookie season, let’s show ‘em how the largest girl-led entrepreneurial program in the world prepares girls to lead, learn, succeed, and shine—not only for today but also for the future—by entering our national Girl Scouts of the USA’s Cookie Pro 2018 Contest from January 2 through April 30, 2018.
Every girl who enters the Cookie Pro 2018 Contest will unlock an awesome, limited-edition Cookie Pro 2018 patch. You must be an eligible Girl Scout Cookie seller from a participating council to take part.
Six girls nationwide, one per Girl Scout grade level, will be named Girl Scouts of the USA’s top cookie pro for 2018 and get the epic chance to:
- Be featured on the Girl Scout Cookie box!
- Travel to New York City for an all-expenses-paid Cookie Entrepreneur Experience!
Join the nationwide celebration by participating in GSUSA’s Cookie Pro 2018 Contest! Enter here.
Six girls nationwide, one per Girl Scout grade level, will be named Girl Scouts of the USA’s Top Cookie Pro 2018 and get the epic chance to:
• Be featured on the Girl Scout Cookie box!
• Travel to New York City for an all-expenses-paid Cookie Entrepreneur Experience!
Every girl who enters Girl Scouts of the USA’s Cookie Pro 2018 Contest will unlock this awesome, limited-edition Cookie Pro 2018 patch. You must be an eligible Girl Scout Cookie seller from a participating council to take part.
Join the nationwide celebration by participating in GSUSA’s Cookie Pro 2018 Contest!