2021 National Jamboree

Youth Qualifications

  • 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.
  • 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 registrations fees per the local council’s payment schedule.

Leader Qualifications

  • All Jamboree Scoutmasters, Advisers, Skippers and first-, second-, and third-assistant leaders must meet the following requirements:
  • Possess a current BSA membership with a Scouts BSA Troop, Venturing Crew, Exploring Post or Sea Scout Ship.
  • Scoutmasters, Advisers, Skippers and first assistant Scoutmasters, Advisers,  Skippers must be at least 21 years old by the first day of the jamboree.
  • Second assistant Scoutmasters, Advisers, Skippers must be at least 18 years of age by the first day of the jamboree.
  • Third assistant Scoutmasters, Advisers, Skippers must be at least 18 years old by the first day of the jamboree. Councils may select an adult over 21, if necessary.
  • Scoutmaster, Adviser, Skipper applicants must be currently serving as a Scoutmaster/Advisor/Skipper.
  • All Assistant leaders must be currently serving in a unit in an adult leadership position.
  • Scoutmaster, Adviser, Skipper applicants must have completed leader-specific training.
  • All Adult leaders must file a jamboree personal health and medical record.
  • All adult leaders must be approved by the local council.
  • All adult leaders must submit all registration fees per their local council’s payment schedule.
  • BSA Youth Protection Training must be current through the last day of the Jamboree.

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