2021 National Jamboree

BSA has postponed the 2021 National Jamboree because of COVID-19 pandemic

For more information regarding the postponment you can visit the Jamboree website or read more at Bryan on Scouting.

Participants who have registered to attend the Jamboree as members of the Suffolk County Council's contingent will be receive notification of the council's plans by Saturday, July 18, 2020.  

 

The National Jamboree is coming up in 2021. This is an exciting event with more than 30,000 Scouts and Scouters gathered at the Summit in West Virginia. 

When is the Jamboree:  The Jamboree takes place July 21-30, 2021. Our contingent leaves on July 19th for a day at an amusement park and a day in Washington DC on our way to the Jamboree.

Where is the Jamboree:  Summit Bechtel Reserve

How much does it cost: $2150.00  The fee includes the Jamboree, travel, hotels, food, park admissions and some personal items. You will be responsible for your own uniforms, toiletries, sleeping bag, etc.  

Click here to see the Suffolk County Council contingent's proposed itinerary (Subject to change).

Space in the council contingent is

LIMITED TO 160  YOUTH and will sell out quickly.

 

REGISTER TODAY!

 

 

QUALIFICATIONS TO ATTEND JAMBOREE

YOUTH PARTICIPANT

  • MUST have a current BSA membership.
  • MUST be at least 12 years of age by the first day of the Jamboree but has not reached their 21st
    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.
  • Submitted BSA Annual Health & Medical Record using the on-line Jamboree submission process. The AHMR must be dated on or after July 1, 2020.
  • Submit all registration fees per the local council’s payment schedule.

All youth participants must register with BOTH the Suffolk County Council and the National Jamboree. Participants will be directed to the National Jamboree registration page upon completion of the council registration form. Scouts will need a My.Scouting account in order to complete the National Jamboree registration process.  All payments will be made through the council.

Register for the Jamboree

 

ADULT PARTICIPANT

ADULT LEADER POSITIONS HAVE BEEN FILLED. Applications to be considered as an alternate may still be completed.

All Jamboree Scoutmasters, First, Second, and Third Scoutmasters MUST meet the following requirements:

  • MUST have a current BSA membership in a local council unit.
  • Scoutmasters and First Assistant Scoutmasters MUST be at least 21 years of age by the first day of the Jamboree.
  • Second Assistant Scoutmasters MUST be at least 18 years of age by the first day of the Jamboree.
  • Third Assistant Scoutmasters MUST be at least 18 years of age by the first day of the Jamboree but not yet 21 years of age by the last day of the Jamboree.
  • Be approved by the local council.
  • Scoutmaster applicants should be currently serving as a primary unit leader
  • First, Second or Third Assistant Scoutmasters should currently be serving in any unit leadership position.
  • Scoutmaster applicants MUST have completed appropriate leader specific training.
  • All adult leaders MUST be current with Youth Protection Training.
  • Participate and assist in planning the pre-Jamboree training experience with local council.
  • Submitted BSA Annual Health & Medical Record using the on-line Jamboree submission process. The AHMR must be dated on or after July 1, 2020.
  • Submit all registration fees per the local council’s payment schedule.

Apply as an Alternate Jamboree Leader

 

You can check out other great Jamboree videos here.