Scout Qualifications

Scouts who participate in the Jamboree must:

  • Be at least a First Class Scout with current membership in a Troop
  • Have completed sixth grade of be at least 12 years of age by July 19, 2017, and have not reached his 18th birthday by July 29, 2017
  • Participate in the pre-Jamboree training experience
  • Have filed a jamboree personal and medical record with the council Jamboree Committee before the pre-Jamboree training
  • Meet the medical and BMI Body Mass Index requirements
  • Be approved by his Scoutmaster
  • Be approved by his Scoutmaster Jamboree Committee
  • Submit all registration fees per the council schedule
  • Complete the age-specific Youth Protection training course before the first day of the Jamboree

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