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2019 World Jamboree - Check Out the New Official Blogs!


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

Adult Adventure Weekend – Come participate in exciting adventure programs and learn about the 2019 World Scout Jamboree at the Summit Bechtel Reserve, June 20-24, 2018!

2019 WSJ Official Blog – Check out weekly (soon to be monthly) WSJ updates in the Official Blog of the 24th World Scout Jamboree, The New World NewsExternal Link. Be sure you take a look at the “Past Issues” in the top left corner. Lots of good information!

US Contingent Blog – Every other week, be sure to check out incredible testimonials and related stories  https://wsj2019.us/blog/External Link.

US Contingent Update – As of today,  the US Contingent needs to recruit over 3,000 more youth to meet the allotment of 6,120 Total Youth

The latest NE region Newsletter (February, 2018) is available for download at the bottom of this page.

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 websiteExternal Link 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 - Summer 2017

Northeast Region 2019 World Jamboree newsletter - February 2018

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