• Why Attend Boys State

    The best teacher is often experience. Learning leadership in the classroom is often too theoretical. Boys State is a practical opportunity to learn leadership skills through role play civic exercise. […]

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  • Frequently Asked Questions

    What are the dates of the 2021 session? August 1st to August 7th (Sunday – Saturday). When does check-in occur? 11:00 am – 12:30 p.m. on Sunday, August 1st. Eat […]

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  • Register

    The 2021 session will take place August 1st to August 7th (Sunday – Saturday). If you have any questions e-mail the office.   Fill out my online form.

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  • Nominate

    Thank you for your interest in nominating a young man to attend the 2021 session (or beyond) at Kansas State University, in Manhattan. To apply for the 2021 Session of […]

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The 2021 session is coming! It will take place August 1st to August 7th (Sunday – Saturday). Apply today!

One week of your summer can…

  • Distinguish you in the competition for college admissions and scholarships
  • Expand your leadership and problem-solving skills that will help you throughout life
  • Introduce you to some of the smartest, most motivated high school students in Kansas
  • Establish lifelong friendships

…if you attend the American Legion Boys State of Kansas.