Resources

Application Resources

Participant Application Tips

Got questions about the application process?  Check out this step by step guide.

Adult Application Tips

Got questions about the application process?  Check out this step by step guide.

WSJ IST Positions

Here is a list of IST Positions for the World Jamboree. This file was last updated on January 15, 2018.

Adult Leader Qualifications

Want to apply as an adult leader? Check here to make sure you meet all the selection criteria.

Note: IST selection criteria is set by the Host team and not posted here.

Contingent Refund Policy

Curious about the Contingent Refund Policy? Here is your copy to reference and share.

Scholarship Application Guide

 

Applying for a scholarship? Download and follow this step-by-step application guide.

FAQ – More Questions and Answers

Information about applying as a participant, unit leader and International Service Team (IST – Staff).  Updated November 11, 2017.

Scholarship Information

Learn more about the Contingent Scholarship program and share with your friends, unit, council, and others who are interested.

WoJam Unlocked!

WoJam 1 – March 2018

Check out our first Contingent newsletter! Read about the new scholarship program, ways to promote the Jamboree, a special note to each member of the Contingent from Young Adult Contingent Leader Rachel Eddowes, and more!

 

Promotional Resources

Rover Brigade Promotions

Spread the word about our unique IST (Staff) opportunities for 18-25 year-olds. Print the full-sized flyer for more information. The quarter-sized flyers are perfect for spreading the word far and wide at big events. The Social Media photos are also a great way to engage digital audiences. What is the Rover Brigade? Find out on our blog.

Girls Rafting Flyer

Click and save or print this one-page flyer with information about the 2019 WSJ USA Contingent. This flyer is targetted specifically towards our female audience. For the Northeast, Central, and Southern Region use the general flyer. For the Western Region, use the Western Flyer. Comes in two versions – Color and Monochrome.

Girls Kayaking Flyer

Click and save or print this one-page flyer with information about the 2019 WSJ USA Contingent. This flyer is targetted specifically towards our female audience. For the Northeast, Central, and Southern Region use the general flyer. For the Western Region, use the Western Flyer. Comes in two versions – Color and Monochrome.

Co-ed Biking Flyer

Click and save or print this one-page flyer with information about the 2019 WSJ USA Contingent. For the Northeast, Central, and Southern Region, use the general flyer. For the Western Region, use the Western Flyer.  Comes in two versions – Color and Monochrome.

Boy Biking Flyer

Click and save or print this one-page flyer with information about the 2019 WSJ USA Contingent. For the Northeast, Central, and Southern Region, use the general flyer. For the Western Region, use the Western Flyer.  Comes in two versions – Color and Monochrome.

WSJ Event Powerpoint

Download our newest powerpoint presentation to use when promoting the US Contingent! Note: the auto-advance powerpoint will change slides every 10 seconds. The PDF version can be presented in the Adobe Acrobat Reader by clicking Control-L (PC) or Command-L (Mac) on your computer.

Printer Friendly Flyer

Looking for a quick and environmentally-friendly way to spread the word about the Jamboree? Check out our new mini-flyer! With four flyers per printer sheet, you get four times the promotional reach per page! After all, a Scout is thrifty (and cares about the environment)!

Contingent Promotional Banner

Download and print this 2’x4′ banner for use at all your promotional events. Great for District, Council, Area, and Regional events, this eye-catching banner will help you spread the word about the US Contingent! Download the banner to a flash drive and take to your local print shop (e.g. FedEx) to print. Note: This is a large .pdf image file and may take a while to download. To expediate this, the file downloads as a .zip file which you may then have to “unzip” on your computer in order to access the pdf.

FAQ – More Questions and Answers

Information about applying as a participant, unit leader and International Service Team (IST – Staff).  Updated November 11, 2017.

Sample Email Copy

This resource is for Councils who want to promote the WSJ by email to their eligible Scouts and Scouters.

Email and Social Media Banner (JPG)

Here is an image you can use for Social Media or Email Marketing.  Enjoy!

Council Promotion Ideas

Here are some great ideas on how you can promote the World Scout Jamboree in your local Council.

Letter from National Venturing President Michelle Merritt

Print your own copy of Michelle Merrit’s Jamboree letter to Venturers to share!

Other Resources

WSJ Activities Video

Check out this great video about the activities that await you at the WSJ!

WSJ Camping Video

Learn all about camping at the World Scout Jamboree in this video!

WSJ Cooking Video

Learn about the Cooking and Food systems that will be in place at the 24th World Scout Jamboree!

CMT Q&A

Watch out Q&A Session with CMT Members Mark Beese and Hannah Wheaton from the CMT Meeting last February.

Promoting the World Jamboree

Learn how to help the US Contingent promote the World Scout Jamboree! This video will provide good strategies (both traditional and digital) to help spread the word about this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.