The American Legion produces Boys State each year, along with the assistance of dozens of volunteers - most of them former Boys State citizens.
Boys State 2024 Application
Are you a junior in high school and would like to attend the upcoming Massachusetts Boys State session? Complete the form to start the application process. If you know someone that might be interested in Massachusetts Girls State, please refer them to massgirlsstate.org for additional information.
The Massachusetts American Legion’s Boys State program has developed leaders and promoted our country’s democratic system for more that seventy years. It represents what’s best about the Legion, and our nation. Our success is well recognized. Many of our graduates
Massachusetts Boys State is designed to teach democratic values, improve knowledge of government and encourage citizen involvement through an intensive week-long program that immerses students in grass roots democracy. Over the course of seven days, students create and manage their own
The academic program at Boys’ State will have multiple components – general education, electives, mini-courses and municipalities scenarios. General Educations On a number of occasions throughout the week, there will be lectures intended for all. These will deal with topics