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The Occoneechee Council 2021 National Jamboree contingent will be busy between now and July 2021. Adult leaders will meet once a month in working sessions to get ready for the big event. Youth will meet and build teams in patrols preparing for 9 days of fun and adventure but also taking care of their team with practice in camp preparation, meal planning and cooking, activity schedulign and more.
May 21-23, 2021, there will be a shakedown campout to hone skills built up over the last year or more, in anticipation of the big event coming in July, 2021!
We will leave early morning on July 21, 2021, for the Summit Bechtel Reserve! We will be traveling by chartered bus, included in the jamboree fees. Scouts and Scouters will travel in Class A uniforms to and from the Summit Bechtel Reserve, the premier BSA high adventure base.
When you fill out your online application there is an area where you are able to apply for financial assistance. This will be open until April 30, 2020 If a youth participant has already registered for the Jamboree and did not apply for a Scholarship during that process, they need to forward their JST Confirmation email to firstname.lastname@example.org stating that they would like to apply now. Youth need to apply for the Scholarships by April 30, 2020 and Scout Executives will be notified of those that have received these Scholarships by June 30, 2020.
The jamboree fee covers all transportation, admission fees, activities, meals, lodging, and patrol and troop equipment. Also included are patches for trading, a high quality duffel and daypack, hat, nametag, and more. There may be incidental personal expenses to consider such as uniforms, equipment, and spending money.