Many SCA awards are usually accompanied by or consist of a scroll, detailing the honour received and often what the recipient has done to deserve it. Scrolls are created by that paragon of selflessness, the scribe.
Awards accompanied by a scroll include
In general, the higher the award level, the more work goes into the scroll. Depending on your kingdom/region, and the level of the award, scrolls can vary from computer print-outs colored in with magic marker, to customized professional quality illumination. Occasionally, a scroll will take an unusual form, such as carving the scroll on a facsimilie runestone for someone with a Viking persona.