National Jamboree 2017 - 7/19-7/28


National Jamboree 2017 - 7/19-7/28
Date
Registration Begins
10/30/2015
Last Day To Register
6/1/2017
Location

Glen Jean, WV 25880, US
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   DEL-MAR-VA COUNCIL                                                                                                                                                                                         2017 NATIONAL JAMBOREE
   INFORMATION SHEET                                                                                                                                                                                              JULY 19-JULY 28, 2017
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Summit Bechtel Reserve, 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    West Virginia

REMAINING SLOTS ON SALE NOW!

 

       ORGANIZATION:   

      The 2017 National Jamboree is open to all who are qualified on a first come basis.  To be eligible for consideration, you must be an actively registered youth member, a First Class and 12 years old or have completed the sixth grade by July 1, 2017. Scouts will be assigned to a jamboree troop consisting of 36 Scouts and 4 adult leaders. The council contingent will consist of 3 troops.

      COST:   $1,550 $1,375 for NEWLY REGISTERED Scouts if paid in full before February 11, 2017

And a $100 referral credit to the Jamboree Scout who encourages you to sign up.

 

     FEE INCLUDES:

     All bus transportation to and from the jamboree site at the Summit Bechtel Reserve, West Virginia, Meals, insurance, troop and patrol equipment, Jamboree hat, backpack or water bottle (TBD), two limit edition jamboree shoulder strips, troop numerals, trading patches, backpack, duffel bag and pre-jamboree training. The only additional expenses will be your personal equipment (sleeping bag, etc.), 2 uniforms, patches (optional) and spending money. 

 

    PAYMENT SCHEDULE:

    Full payment is due now. All payments will be accepted by credit card on the Del-Mar-Va Council website http://www.delmarvacouncil.org/registration/calendardetail.aspx?ActivityKey=1807269&OrgKey=1516

 

    REFUND POLICY:

      If you are selected for the jamboree and then find that you cannot attend, you will receive a full refund (less a $100 processing/reservation fee) only if there is an alternate to take your place by March 1, 2017.  If there is no alternate, a partial refund will be made upon approval. Requests for refunds must be made in writing and must include the return of any official jamboree patches that have been issued to you.

 

    SIGN-UP PROCEDURE:

     Signing up for the Jamboree is easy at http://www.summitbsa.org/events/jamboree/jamboree-registration/

    AND the Del-Mar-Va Council website http://www.delmarvacouncil.org/registration/calendardetail.aspx?ActivityKey=1807269&OrgKey=1516  

 

    You’ll need to register at both websites. You will need your Youth Member ID from your Membership Card or call Council to get this. The Council # is “081”.  Please read the application carefully and fill it in completely.  Instructions are online. Print the Request to Attend form. Get any required signatures - yours, your parent or guardian's, and your Scoutmaster. 

 

   Mail or email or fax the Request to Attend Form to Lisa Mallard (081outdoorPrograms@delmarvacouncil.org) at:

 

BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA, Del-Mar-Va Council

1910 Baden Powell Way, Dover, DE 19904

Or fax to 302.622.3308

 

Possible Programs at the 2017 National Jamboree include but are not limited to:

 

 

3D Archery

Conservation Trail

Rappelling

BMX

Exhibits & Displays

Rifle Shooting

Brownsea Island

Fly Fishing

SCUBA

Buckskin Games

Geocaching

Shotgun Shooting

Canopy Tours

Highland Games

Skateboarding

Challenge Courses

Hiking

Sporting Arrows

Climbing

Kayaking

Sporting Clays

Competition Archery

Merit Badges

Swimming

 

Military Experience

Technology Quest

 

Mountain Biking

Whitewater Rafting

 

Orienteering

Ziplines

 

Photography

 

 

Pioneering

 

 

 

 

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Cost
$1,062.00 per Jamboree 18-21 Leader
$1,450.00 per Jamboree Leader
$1,550.00 per Jamboree Scout
Cancellation Policy
If you are selected for the jamboree and then find that you cannot attend, you will receive a full refund (less the $100 processing/reservation fee) only if there is an alternate to take your place by March 1, 2017. If there is no alternate, a partial refund will be made upon approval. This includes the fees you have paid to date, less expenses related to contractual arrangements made on your behalf. Requests for refunds must be made in writing and must include the return of any official jamboree patches that have been issued to you.

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