The Sequoyah Council will be taking a troop to the 2017 National Jamboree. The troop will consist of 36 youth and 4 adult leaders. One of the adult leaders in each troop is expected to be between 18 & 21 years of age. We encourage interested leaders in that age range to apply.
Qualifications for Scouts:
Be at least First Class Scout at the time of attendance of the Jamboree
Have completed the sixth grade or be at least 12 years of age by July 1, 2017 and not reached his 18th birthday by August 2, 2017.
Participate in a mandatory pre-Jamboree training weekend.
Submitted a completed medical form.
Be approved by both his Scoutmaster and the Sequoyah Council.
The Jamboree fee is $1,450.00. This fee includes Jamboree registration, transportation, meals, contingent t-shirt, contingent patches and all troop & patrol equipment.
There is a $250 deposit required upon confirmation of application. The balance of the fees are paid using the following payment schedule:
Payment 1 - $250.00 by November 1, 2016
Payment 2 - $250.00 by December 1, 2016
Payment 3 - $250.00 by January 1, 2017
Payment 4 - $250.00 by February 1, 2017
Final Payment - $300.00 by March 1, 2017
You must complete the application here. Once you have completed the application and it has been approved you will receive a confirmation email with further instructions.