The American Legion Mountaineer Boys State
West Virginia's Premier Leadership Academy
Who: WV High School Juniors
What: The American Legion Mountaineer Boys State
When: June 7, 2020 - June 13, 2020
Where: WVU Jackson's Mill
Why: Teach good government through participation
How: Contact your local American Legion Post
2020 ALMBS High School Packet
2020 ALMBS Eligible Candidates Form
2020 ALMBS American Legion Post Packet
2020 ALMBS Application
At the American Legion Mountaineer Boys State, participants are exposed to the rights, privileges, duties, and responsibilities of a franchised citizen.
The training is objective and practical with city, county, and state governments operated by the citizens elected to the various offices.
Activities include legislative sessions, court proceedings, law enforcement presentations, assemblies, bands, chorus and recreational programs.