Renowned as one of the best and largest American Legion Boys State programs in the country, ALJBS is dedicated to teaching leadership, civics and politics in its unique hands-on program held each year at Rider University in Lawrenceville, NJ. Be sure to check back to our site for all the information you will need whether attending the program for the first time or to learn more about our program.
- The Online Application system will be open to Delegates and Alternates on or about February 1, 2015. Instructions will be provided from your local post. For more information on the application process, please see Our Information Page for 2015 applicants.
- Invites to speakers for Keynote and Seminars will be sent in the coming weeks and months as the schedule is set - see Last year's schedule for an example.
- Invites to Colleges, Universities and Organizations interested in participating in the 2015 ALJBS College & Career Fair will be sent by mid-February.
Again, please stop back here to www.aljbs.org for more information as it becomes available! Please check through the menu above for more information about the program or feel free to Contact Us via email via this link and a member of our staff will get back to you!
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.
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.