24th World Scout Jamboree

We’re ready if you are! Let’s go to the World Jamboree!
If you’d like more information about our local contingent, please contact Mike Dashnaw

The 24th World Scout Jamboree will be held from July 22nd-August 2, 2019 at the Summit Bechtel Reserve in Mount Hope, West Virginia. This is the first World Scout Jamboree to be held in the USA in over 50 years, and the first time that multiple countries–the US, Canada, and Mexico–will host a World Jamboree.

Scouts ages 14-18 by July 22, 2019 who wish to attend the WSJ may apply to attend as a participant, joining over 50,000 Scouts from all over the world. Spots are limited for this once in a lifetime opportunity! The cost to attend the World Scout Jamboree is $2,500 for 10 days of program, which includes travel arrangements.

NEW – National Scholarships – The 24th World Scout Jamboree is set to be the most accessible World Scout Jamboree for US Scouts in history. Not only is it closer than past World Jamborees, the US Contingent is also making efforts to make it as affordable as possible for anyone.

  • Youth (ages 14-17), as well as Young Adult volunteers (18-26), are eligible to apply for scholarships.
  • Scholarship opportunities are available in the United States on an as needed basis for up to 40% of the covered costs of the program fee.
  • Scholarship applications are due by January 31, 2019.
  • Phase II Applicants must have applied to join the Contingent after July 31, 2018
  • The Contingent Management Team hopes to announce scholarship recipients by March 10, 2019.

 

How to apply: Please click here to apply for a national scholarship.

 

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