National Jamboree

Heart of America Scouts:
Are you ready to live Scouting's Adventure?

July 19-28, 2017
Summit Bechtel Reserve
Mount Hope, WV

 

We are looking for Scoutmasters and Crew Advisors with a sense of ADVENTURE to attend the 2017 National Scout Jamboree.  Click here to view and print the Leader Application. All applications need to be sent to Leslie Staack in the Program & Camping Department.

If you are a youth that is interested in attending the 2017 National Jamboree, but would like to be added to the informational email list, please send an email to Leslie Staack in the Program & Camping Department.

If you are a youth that is interested in attending the 2017 National Jamboree, please click here to pay your $100 non-refundable deposit.

Volunteer Staff Application

Participant Application - Youth & Adult - You must register at this site to be approved for the Council's Contingent. All payments will be made to the Heart of America Council, NOT to the Summit or to the National Office.

 

Scout Participant Qualifications

  • Scouts and team members MUST have a current BSA membership with a Boy Scout troop or Varsity Scout team.
  • MUST be at least a First Class Scout.
  • MUST be at least 12 years of age by the first day of the Jamboree or an 11 year old that has graduated the 6th grade, but has not reached their 18th birthday by the last day of the Jamboree.
  • Be approved by the unit leader and local council.
  • MUST have appropriate parent/guardian to complete the online parental consent.  (An email will be sent to the parent/guardian during the application process.)
  • Participate in pre-Jamboree training experience with local council and unit leader.
  • Filed a BSA Health & Medical Record with their council within one year of attending the Jamboree.  (The local council will provide specifics closer to the Jamboree.)
  • Submit all registrations fees per the local council’s payment schedule. This will be released in early 2016.

Venturing Participant Qualifications

  • Crew members MUST have a current BSA membership with a Venturing crew.
  • Be approved by the unit leader and local council.
  • MUST have appropriate parent/guardian to complete the online parental consent.  (An email will be sent to the parent/guardian during the application process.)
  • Participate in pre-Jamboree training experience with local council and unit leader.
  • Filed a BSA Health & Medical Record with their council within one year of attending the Jamboree.  (The local council will provide specifics closer to the Jamboree.)
  • Submit all registrations fees per the local council’s payment schedule. This will be released in early 2016.