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2019 World Jamboree - Updated Information and Costs


The 24th World Scout Jamboree will be held in 2019 at the BSA’s new permanent Jamboree home: the Summit Bechtel Reserve in West Virginia. It will be co-hosted by three Scout organizations: the Boy Scouts of America, Scouts Canada and Asociación de Scouts de México.

A World Jamboree in our country is a once-in-a-generation event. The 2019 World Scout Jamboree will be the first held in North America in 36 years (1983, Alberta, Canada) and the first held in the United States in 52 years (1967, Idaho).

Some 50,000 Scouts and Scouters from 167 different countries are expected at the event, to be held July 22 to Aug. 2, 2019. They’ll meet people from around the world while enjoying SBR’s world-class adventure offerings.

The promise of the World Scout Jamboree on American soil is encompassed in the U.S. contingent’s motto: “The Boy Scouts of America wants you to come see the world!”

Updated Information

Cost Information For Participants from the Northeast Region

Participants & Adult Leaders -  $2,500;  The last payment will be reduced by $100. for those who register by 1/31/18 and keep up with the Fee Schedule.

IST (Staff) - $1,800; The last payment will be also reduced by $100 for those IST who register by 1/31/18 and keep up with the Fee Schedule.

$250 deposit required with the application.  All will need to continue to keep payments up to date until it is determined whether or not they are selected.

Registration opened for ALL positions opened November 1.  Application does not guarantee acceptance. While that technically also applies to youth, in practice, all eligible youth should be accepted UNLESS the Northeast Region has many more than 42 units of youth that we have been allocated and the other 3 Regions fill their quotas.

More Updated information including the link to the application website is available by clicking on the link below. 

"Bryan On Scouting" Blog Article External Link

Specific information about the Northeast Region Contingent & contacts is available here:

Northeast Region 2019 World Jamboree newsletter

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