2017 National Jamboree

Applications for the 2017 National Jamboree are now being excepted.

2017 Nat Jamb summit

If you are interested in applying for a adult leadership role please read the following Scout leader requirements  and follow the link to fill out your  application.


To qualify as a 2017 National Jamboree Scoutmaster/Crew Advisor, applicants are required to:


·         Serve as a Scout leader (Scoutmaster, Assistant Scoutmaster/Crew Advisor, Assistant Crew Advisor or equivalent youth leader with direct youth contact) for a least one year during the three-year period 2014 to 2017.

  • Complete or re‐certify the training required to be considered a trained Scoutmaster/Crew Advisor within the 24‐months before Jamboree.
  • Complete the appropriate Youth Protection Training within the 12-months prior to the Jamboree.
  • Complete Wood Badge training (have received beads) by July 1, 2016.
  • Commit to recruit and retain a full 36‐member troop/full 8-member crew for the Jamboree.
  • Strongly, encourage prospective junior leaders to attend National Youth Leadership Training.
  • Work with the troop committee comprised of parents of the youth in the troop/crew.
  • Commit to attend the entire Jamboree and pre‐Jamboree tour in July/August.  Dates to be determined.
  • Commit to hold jamboree troop meetings on a regular basis with at least two overnight camp outs during the 24-month period before the Jamboree.
  • If you have not been to a Jamboree before, commit to “apprentice” with an “experienced” Jamboree Scout leader for six months.
  • Meet the fitness requirements of the National Jamboree.
  • File a Personal Health and Medical Record, class 3 (No. NSJ‐34412‐01) form with the council.
  • Complete an interview with the Catalina Council National Jamboree Committee.
  • Be approved and formally invited to serve by the Catalina Council National Jamboree Committee.
  • Be approved by the Catalina Council Scout Executive.

Application Link