Staff the 2013 National Scout Jamboree

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It’s not every day in Scouting’s more than one hundred-year history that you can do something historic, but the chance to serve on staff at the first jamboree at the Summit is that opportunity. Help shape Scouting’s history by volunteering to staff the 2013 National Scout Jamboree. There will be many firsts at this one!

  • New programming including zip lines, mountain biking, white water rafting, new shooting sports area, and many other activities.
  • New Day of Service effort. Every Scout will spend one day in southern West Virginia doing a service project. What a gift to our neighbors!
  • Volunteers may select to work the entire jamboree or the first or last half of the jamboree.

To serve as a staff member, you need to:

  • Have a current BSA membership.
  • Have completed Youth Protection Training within one year of the first day of the jamboree.

Be able to arrive on site at the jamboree up to but not limited to one week before the jamboree as deemed necessary by the service director of the area you select to serve in to receive training and assist in the final preparations for troop arrivals.

  • Be at least 16 years of age by the first day of the jamboree.
  • Submit all registration fees per the published payment schedule.
  • Complete any jamboree-specific training as deemed necessary by the service director of the area selected to serve in.
  • File a Personal Health and Medical Record as instructed by the deadline.
  • Meet the medical and BMI (Body Mass Index) requirements.

The cost of the 2013 National Scout Jamboree for staff ages 16–25 years of age through July 14, 2013, is as follows:

  • Session 1 (July 11–25, 2013) $425
  • Session 2 (July 11–18, 2013) $425
  • Session 3 (July 18–25, 2013) $425

The cost of the 2013 National Scout Jamboree for staff age 26+ on or after July 15, 2013, is as follows:

  • Session 1 (July 11–25, 2013) $850
  • Session 2 (July 11–18, 2013) $425
  • Session 3 (July 18–25, 2013) $425

Details, staff guide, videos, and just about anything you want to know about the Jamboree are available on the Jamboree website.