Tar Heel Boys State is the longest running Boys State program in the country. Our prestigious program teaches 250 of the top rising seniors in our state each summer about the working government of our state. Learn how to develop a working city government, participate in a working legislature ( House, Senate, Lobbyist). Write, debate, vote on bills, participate in a political party, build a platform of electing candidates, and attend a college fair with over 40 colleges represented.
Location: Catawba College, Salisbury, NC
Dates: June 17 - 23, 2018
Tuition: $400 ( covers room, meals, printed materials, guest speakers, staff and insurance)
Only rising senior boys, at least 16 year of age, should apply.
Applicant is required to attend one of the orientations listed on the website.