Please complete all required fields!
Thank you for applying as Camp Staff for this summer's BFA Junior Balloonist camp. Camp Staff have significant contact with campers and their personal information therefore they are required to be over 18 and complete a BFA Background check, any additional background checks as required per state and host location(s) and BFA Youth Protection training. Please complete the application below. If selected as Camp Staff you will be contacted by the Camp Director to complete this process. Please read and understand the BFA Youth Program Protection Policy on the website before completing this application. If you have any questions regarding this policy should be sent to YouthPrograms@BFA.net.
High Sierra Camp - Reno, Nevada : June 20-25, 2021
Southeastern Camp - Gaffney, South Carolina : June 22-27, 2021
Rio Grande Camp - Albuquerque, New Mexico : July 10-15, 2021
Choose which camp(s) you can attend. You may choose more than one.
Please enter your full middle name.
What name would you like on your badge?
I will join soon
Are you a BFA member?
What size shirt would you wear?
Tell us about previous BFA background check information.
Enter the name of your emergency contact
What is your relationship to your emegency contact?
I have read and agree to abide by the COVID-19 policies listed on the BFA Website for the 2021 BFA Junior Balloonist Summer Camp. I understand that all camps will update their policies with the most current state and local restrictions. Camp Directors will inform camp staff of these changes as they occur.
Enter first, middle, and last name please
In order to plan for camp meals and activities, please list any dietary restrictions, allergies or physical limitations that would affect your participation in camp.
List any special needs you may have at camp.
BFA Youth Program Volunteer Participation Release and Waiver
I hereby, waive, give up and release the Balloon Federation of America (BFA) and the BFA Junior Balloonist Program from any and all claims arising from any injuries, accidents, illness or other mishaps occurring to me during my volunteer activities as a volunteer during the camp. My intention is to release and hold harmless all the parties mentioned above and any parties involved with the camp from any claim which I may have in the future regardless of it's cause arising from activities which I decide to undertake as a BFA Youth Program camp volunteer.
I hereby grant the Balloon Federation of America and BFA Junior Balloonist Program (Listed Entities) the right to take photographs, videos and/or audio recording of the volunteer and further grant the Listed Entities and their assignees and transferees to copyright, use and publish the same in print and/or electronically without any compensation in connection with the above-identified event, including for example such purposes as publicity, illustration, advertising, social media, associated websites and web content.
(This is not a deal breaker; we do need to know for planning)
Thank you for applying to volunteer as Camp Staff for this summer's BFA Junior Balloonist summer camp. You will be contacted by the BFA Youth Chair and Camp Director regarding the status of your application. Any questions regarding this application should be sent to YouthPrograms@BFA.net.