Scholarship Information

There are two college scholarships available for attendees of Evergreen Girls State 2022. You must be a current high school junior to apply.

American Legion Samsung Scholarship

The Samsung Scholarship is a national scholarship offered by the American Legion for all Girls State and Boys State participants that meet the requirements. Please click here for application requirements and to apply online.

Applications are due by 5pm PST on May 31, 2022.

The state level winner will be selected by the Evergreen Girls State Committee. She will receive a $1,000 college scholarship and have her application submitted for consideration in the National Samsung Scholarship round. The Evergreen Girls State Samsung Scholarship winner will be announced at Evergreen Girls State 2022.

ALA Evergreen Girls State Scholarship

ALA Evergreen Girls State is proud to offer a $1,000 college scholarship to one Evergreen Girls State participant in 2022.

Requirements to apply:

  1. Current high school junior (Class of 2023)
  2. Attend the 3-night Evergreen Girls State Virtual Experience
  3. Submit application by June 7, 2022 at 5pm

To apply, use the prompt below to write an essay with a minimum of 200 words and maximum of 300 words. Submit your application via email to by 5pm on June 7, 2022. Please include your name in the header of your submission and “Evergreen Girls State Scholarship Application” in your email subject line.

Essay prompt: Now that you have heard from a couple exceptional speakers and had the opportunity to participate in a bill writing session during the Evergreen Girls State Virtual Experience, tell us something new you learned and how you will apply it to your future. 

All scholarship applications will be reviewed by the Evergreen Girls State Committee and one winner will be selected.