A) The purpose of Sea Scout Ship 1941 is to create a maritime-friendly scouting unit for MMA students, and as such, the purpose of the Ship follows the same outline of the Boy Scouts of America.
- To practice leadership under careful supervision of adult members
- To practice maritime-related skills
- To enjoy the outdoors through a variety of methods, such as sailing, camping, hiking, backpacking, etc.
- To offer an opportunity to advance through Sea Scouts, BSA’s rank structure.
- To assist the charter organization, the Maine Maritime Academy, in events and community service as directed. “
B) The Mission of Sea Scout Ship 1941, Maine Maritime Academy, is to prepare young people to make ethical and moral choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath, Law and Sea Scout Promise/Mission.