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 12, 2016 - June 18, 2016
Where: WVU Jackson's Mill
Why: Teach good government through participation
How: Contact your local American Legion Post
West Virginia High School Packet
ALMBS Eligible Candidates Form
West Virginia American Legion Post Packet
ALMBS Application Form
ALMBS Memorial Submission Packet
ALMBS Memorial Submission Form
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.