2021 National Jamboree

July 21-30, 2021

Are You Ready?  

Are You Prepared?

 

The 2021

 National Jamboree is Coming!

 

 

Come be a part of the Westmoreland-Fayette Council contingent to this once in a lifetime event! The Jamboree is open to all who meet the required qualifications which are listed below. Applications are accepted on a first come, first served basis. The council contingent will be open to 36 Scouts and 4 adult leaders. 

If an application is received after all slots have been filled, the applicant will be placed on a waiting list in the order that it was received. Applicants on the wait list will be contacted in the event of a cancellation or opening.

Qualifications to Attend

Youth

  • 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 18th birthday by the last day of the Jamboree. 
  • MUST be approved by their unit leader and local council.
  • MUST have appropriate parent/guardian complete the online parental consent (An email will be sent to the parent/guardian during the application process).
  • MUST participate in pre-Jamboree training experience with local council and unit leader.
  • MUST submit a BSA Annual Health & Medical Record (AHMR) using the online Jamboree submission process (The AHMR must be dated on or after July 1, 2020).
  • MUST submit all registration fees per the council’s payment schedule.

Adult

  • MUST have current BSA membership in a local council unit. 
  • Scoutmasters and 1st 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 by the last day of the Jamboree.
  • MUST be approved by the local council.
  • Scoutmaster MUST be currently serving as a primary unit leader.
  • First, Second, or Third Assistant Scoutmaster MUST currently be serving in any unit leader position.
  • Scoutmaster applicants MUST have completed appropriate leader specific training. 
  • All adult leaders MUST have current Youth Protection Training. 
  • MUST submit a BSA Annual Health & Medical Record (AHMR) using the online Jamboree submission process (The AHMR must be dated on or after July 1, 2020).
  • MUST submit all registration fees per the council’s payment schedule.
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Fees & Payment Schedule

Cost to Attend

The cost to attend the National Jamboree in 2021 will be $1600. This fee is for all Scouts, Venturers, and Adult Leaders.

This fee covers the following: 

  • All transportation to, from, and during the event
  • All program materials and activities
  • All food and and camping equipment
  • Recognition items 
  • Pre-Jamboree training events
  • Insurance
  • A council prepared Jambo-21 kit
Additional expenses will include any needed uniforms, personal gear, and spending money.

Payment Schedule

Reservation Fee (due at time of application)- $200.00

By March 31, 2020- $200.00

By May 31, 2020- $200.00

By July 31, 2020- $200.00

By September 30, 2020- $200.00

By November 30, 2020- $200.00

By January 31, 2021- $200.00

By March 31, 2021- $200.00

Failure to adhere to the above payment schedule will result in a forfeiture of your participation and reassignment to alternative participant.

Refund Policy

If anyone signs up for the Jamboree in 2021 and is unable to attend, a refund will only be issued by the Westmoreland-Fayette Council IF there is an alternative to go in that person’s place. 

In the event that an alternative is not able to be found a partial refund will be made. This will include any fees paid to date less any contractual fees submitted on your behalf.

How to Register

Resources

To register for the National Jamboree 2021 please complete the following steps: 

Fill out and complete the Council Registration Form and submit to the Council Service Center with the $200 Reservation Fee. 

Complete the online registration process which can be found by clicking here.