American Legion Jersey Boys State

American Legion Jersey Boys State
A Week That Shapes the Future


Preparations Continue for 2019 session

Medical Form changes due out soon!


Preparations continue for the 74th session of American Legion Jersey Boys State. The on-line application system is open, staff will be receiving invites soon, as will speakers for another "Week That Shapes the Future." Our Medical Form has been pulled from the website, we have some new and exciting changes to benefit the 1,000 students and the volunteer staff meet your needs for the 2019 session. Check back in the next week for further information. Be sure to check out the County Orientation meetings coming soon from the link above!

To answer some of our common questions. For high school juniors who want to find out how to attend our program, please visit our Delegate Information page to see how the application process works. Lastly, feel free to use the search feature on our site. As a last resort, we welcome your feedback through this online form.






About Us

Held at Rider University every year beginning on Father's Day, ALJBS has a strong tradition of education, patriotism and excellence in the development of tomorrow's leaders at our week-long hands-on program.

Our mission

To develop good citizens in the United States of America by inspiring the youth of New Jersey to take a more active and intelligent interest in the operation of our State and Nation and in the privileges and responsibilities of citizenship and to understand the sacrifices made by our veterans to preserve our nation and way of life.