Boys State and Girls State
American Legion Boys State and American Legion Auxiliary Girls State are the premier programs for teaching how government works while developing leadership skills & an appreciation for your rights as a citizen. As a participant in the program you, will run for office, learn public speaking, create and enforce laws and actively participate in all phases of creating and running a working government in this exciting and fun summer program. Upon completion of the program, participants have an opportunity to earn 3 semester hours political science credit towards a university of their choice. The application deadline this year for girls will be Monday, February 5th (please give your application to your counselor) boys can apply online at http://continue.weber.edu/boysstate/ .
Click the links below to learn more about Boys or Girls State.