Kentucky Boys State 2013
Wendell H. Ford Regional Training Center
Boys State Newsletter: http://www.orgsites.com/ky/boys-state/index.html
Thank you of your interest in Kentucky Boys State, a premier leadership course for high school juniors!
The American Legion Boys State programs are among the most respected and selective educational programs of government instruction for high school students. It is a participatory program where each participant becomes a part of the operation of his local, county and state government.
The American Legion Auxiliary sponsors a similar program for young ladies called Girls State. For more information about Girls State review their brochure: http://www.legion-aux.org/uploads/docs/Girls%20State%202006-2007_ON70CH.pdf
For information concerning Kentucky Boys State or Kentucky Girls State, please go the YOUTH PROGRAMS page on this site and complete the sign up form. A program chairman will contact you shortly. Kentucky Boys State 2014 will be held June 8-13, at the Wendell H. Ford Regional Training Center, Greenville, KY.
The fee for attending Boys State is $200, usually covered by the Post sponsoring the young man. See brochure for more information.
The Boys State Entrance Forms are: Enrollee Questionnaire Form, Health History Form, Capitol Visit, Rifle Range and Data Release Form. Please complete the forms and mail to: Kentucky American Legion, P.O. Box 2123, Louisville, KY 40201. The Boys State Chairman will contact you shortly.
Details concerning the Kentucky Boys State Progam: Brochure
For additional online details visit: http://legion.org/boysnation/stateabout
This program provides students with a chance to gain experience in leadership, state government, college level curriculum, contacts with veterans and leaders in the State of Kentucky and make a network of peers in high school. Boys State is a highly regarded program by multiple grant and scholarship applications, college admission boards, Academy selection committees, and is a key resume enhancer.
If I can be of any service to you or anyone interested in Kentucky Boys State, please contact me immediately at the below information.
Dr. Pete Trzop
100 Sandy Hill Court
Bardstown, KY 40004
502 233 4585