American Legion Auxiliary


Girls State

June 12 - 18, 2022
Central Washington University

The 2022 Evergreen Girls State program is scheduled to be held in-person at Central Washington University, however, this is subject to change based on the current COVID-19 situation.

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2022 Program Quick facts

  • Open to current high school junior girls
  • Scholarship opportunities available
  • Opportunity to attend ALA Girls Nation

A premium program for high school girls

The American Legion Auxiliary’s (ALA) marquee Girls State program, first presented in 1937, is one of the most respected and coveted experiential learning programs presented in the United States. The program epitomizes the ALA’s mission to honor veterans through our enduring commitment to develop young women as future leaders grounded in patriotism and Americanism. The young women become knowledgeable in the democratic process and how our republic form of government works at the local, state and national levels.