[PDF] Counselor initial MERIT BADGE - Urban Leadership Lab • A merit badge application can be approved only by a registered merit badge counselor. • You must have a buddy with you (Scout buddy system) at each meeting with the merit badge counselor. Merit Badges Keywords: merit badge, blue card, application Created Date: Merit Badge application - MeritBadgeDotOrg Merit Badge Blue Cards are sold online at the Scout Shop: 100-pack (34124) • Scoutbook App Merit Badge Card-3-Sheet (635745) • or at your local Scout Shop. There is an Online Merit Badge Application that you can fill out and print from your PC. For helping filling out a blue card see the Sample Merit Badge Application .