REGISTRATION for Legion Posts

We are thankful to have this opportunity, through one of the American Legion’s finest programs, to provide a valuable leadership experience to Arkansas’ young men. Our local American Legion Posts provide so much support to what we do: staffing, sponsorship, support, and more!

Arkansas Boys State 2021 will be hosted virtually May 30 – June 4. Click here to learn more.

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When is Arkansas Boys State?

We’ll be in session May 30 – June 4, 2021 — virtually due to COVID-19. This year marks the 80th session of our program. Learn more about COVID-19 impacts on our program:

How much does it cost?

Tuition for the virtual program is $100 per delegate — an incredible value that allows us to equip delegates with a high-quality virtual experience. Schools and Legion Posts often partner to cover the cost of delegates’ attendance.

How can your local Post get involved?

Promote Boys State in your community

Contact your local high school, encourage their involvement in our life-changing program, and direct them to our website for more information!

Sponsor a student's registration fee

Tuition is $100 per delegate — an incredible value for a week-long, life-changing experience. Many schools look for support in sponsoring delegates.

Attend Legion Night at Boys State

You and guests are invited to our virtual General Assembly on May 31 to commemorate our Legionnaires’ service and reflect on Memorial Day.

Sponsoring a local student’s registration fee?

With the registration deadline passed, Posts can now begin submitting payment for Arkansas Boys State. Below are the steps of how to complete that process.


    1. Log into the Payment Form linked to the right. If you’ve never registered with us, you’ll have to create a new account.
    2. Enter your information and the names of the students for whom you’re submitting payment. This allows us to cross-reference with their registration entry so that we can mark their registration as completed.
    3. You’ll be asked to review the information you provided to ensure accuracy. Please double-check this information; we want to make sure your payment ends up with your students.
    4. In the shopping cart, select “Pay in Full” if you’re paying with a credit card, and select “Pay Offline” if you’re paying with a check.
        • If you’re paying with a credit card, you’ll be asked to input your payment information.
        • If you’re paying with a check, you’ll be sent to the receipt confirmation page.
When is the payment deadline?
The deadline to submit payment for Arkansas Boys State 2021 is April 30. We encourage Posts to complete payment sooner than the deadline to ensure timely completion of your registration process.
Do I pay via check or credit card?

Payment can be submitted via check or credit card, whichever you prefer. Either way, you’ll need to submit the Payment Form on our website to report which method you’ll be using.

If you’re paying via check, please make the check out to Arkansas Boys State. Then, send that check to:

American Legion Department Headquarters
PO Box 3280
Little Rock, AR 72203

What if I need an invoice?
If your Post requires an invoice to complete the payment process, use the form linked below to request an invoice. Please allow our team approximately 48 hours to process your invoice request.

Click here to request an invoice

Questions about Arkansas Boys State?

We’re happy to assist with any questions and concerns you have about paying for delegates or about the program in general. Contact us using the information below.

Recruitment materials for your local school districts:

Promotional Fliers

Looking for some information to post around your community to promote Arkansas Boys State? We’ve created a package of informational fliers promoting the program for you to print and distribute around your community.

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