Thank you for inquiring about ALA Tar Heel Girls State. This program is under the sponsorship of the American Legion Auxiliary.
The applications are not distributed through this website.
American Legion Auxiliary units contact schools in their area to help find interested and qualified Juniors who would like to attend ALA THGS. Most units contact the counselor for the junior class to help identify those young ladies.
Must be presently a Junior in HS
Must be at least 16 years of age
Must be in the upper 1/3 of her class academically
Must be a US citizen or a legal resident with a current valid green card or visa.
Must have lived in NC for at least 1 year
Should have an interest in the workings of government.
If you meet these qualifications, contact your school counselor to ask about the program. If they do not have the information you need about applying, you may contact the ALA Headquarters at email@example.com or PO Box 25726 Raleigh, NC 27611.
Please provide the following information
Full Name, Email address, Mailing Address, Phone Numbers (Cell and Home)** Parent's information can be given also**
School you attend, school address
Counselor's name, contact information (email address, phone number)