Post 238 Scholarships
2019 Scholarship requirements. Flyer
2019 Boy's State information. Flyer
2018 Scholarship winners:
1. Post 238's College Scholarship Program Requirements
2. Julia Bowie's essay, "General S. Patton" see essay
3. Elizabeth Pritchett's essay, "Korea a War Forgotten" see essay
4. Rachel Pritchett's essay, "Maryland Involvement in the Civil War" see essay
5. Sean Huber is Post 238's 2018 Boy's State Candidate
American Legion Boys State is among the most respected and selective educational programs of government instruction for high school students. It is a participatory program where each participant becomes a part of the operation of his local, county and state government.Boys State has been a program of The American Legion since 1935 when it organized to counter the Fascist inspired Young Pioneer Camps. The program was the idea of two Illinois Legionnaires, Hayes Kennedy and Harold Card, who organized the first Boys State at the Illinois State Fairgrounds in Springfield.
Maryland Boys State 2019 will take place Sunday June 16th thru Saturday June 22nd at McDaniel College, Westminster, Maryland.