Face the Challenge

The truth is that young people can achieve more than they believe is possible. Scouting uniquely prepares its members to redefine their boundaries, push past them and emerge from the experience with the confidence that no matter the challenge, they can meet it.

Nothing is impossible for the prepared young person — no future is out of reach for a group of committed people who care.

It’s important to signal that the limits people perceive are self-imposed, and that with an embrace and application of the 12 points of the Scout Law and three points of the Scout Oath, there is a bright and positive future.

Participants in the 2021 National Jamboree will learn that character is created when you achieve more than you thought possible.

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Jamboree Participants

Information and resources for National Jamboree participants.

Jamboree Service Team

Information and resources for Jamboree Service Team members.

Council Resources

Information and resources for councils.

Episode 5: THE TRAX

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Episode 3: THE ROPES

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Episode 4: THE PARK

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Episode 1: THE ROCKS

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Episode 2: HIGH GEAR

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Latest News

Theme, logo for 2021 National Jamboree will invite Scouts to ‘Face the Challenge’

Scouting instills confidence, helping young people discover they can achieve more than they thought possible. That’s the uplifting message behind the logo and theme for the 2021 National Jamboree, which the BSA announced today. Using Scouting’s highest-profile gathering to deliver a distinct thematic message signals a bold new approach for National Jamborees. It ensures that the theme, “Face the Challenge,” will leave a lasting impression on Jamboree participants and our entire movement. CONTINUE READING at Bryan on Scouting


Participant – 7/21/2021-7/30/2021 – $1,175

Jamboree Service Team Session 1  – 7/17-7/24 – $500

Jamboree Service Team Session 2  – 7/24-7/31 – $500

Jamboree Service Team Session 3 – 7/17-7/31 – $895  

Young Adult Jamboree Service Team (age 16-25) 7/17-7/24 – $450

 Young Adult Jamboree Service Team- 7/24-7/31- $450

Young Adult Jamboree Service Team- 7/17-7/31- $450


Key Dates

Welcome the the 2021 National Scout Jamboree

2021 National Jamboree
July 21-30, 2021

important tips before you apply

  • To review the BSA Privacy Policy please click HERE.
  • All applicants must have a current BSA membership.
  • All applicants must have their own My.Scouting accounts, regardless of age. You must not add a youth’s BSA member ID to the parent’s My.Scouting account.
  • If the applicant does not have a My.Scouting account, use the “Create Account” button below to create an account first.
  • The username and password to the applicant’s My.Scouting account will be needed to access the Jamboree application.
  • The BSA member number must be linked in the profile of the applicant’s My.Scouting account.
  • The Jamboree application is populated from the data in the My.Scouting account. Make sure your information is correct in My.Scouting before you begin the Jamboree application! The functionality to update profile information only exists in My.Scouting, not in the Jamboree application.
  • Attention International applicants: Verification of membership and good standing by your National Scout Organization is required. Please be aware that there may be a delay of 60 or more days before your application may move into the placement phase.