The American Legion Auxiliary Utah Girls State is a week-long program where girls learn more about the inner workings of our government at the city, county, state and national levels. Girls will create and run a state of their own and also gain a deeper understanding of our nation, flag, and those men and women who have served this great country … learn more

There's more to Girls State than you might think.

Girls State is more than leadership, music and arts, mock trials and elections. It's creating lifelong friendships and gaining a valuable education that will last you your lifetime.

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Incredible Scholarship Opportunities

In 2019, 269 girls received college tuition scholarships. Don't miss your opportunity to apply for up to three different scholarships.
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Gary Herbert
"This unique program, sponsored by the American Legion Auxiliary, inspires volunteerism, responsible citizenship, and sincere appreciation for the constitutional legacy and institutions of our great nation. It offers you opportunities to meet community leaders and public officials and create new friendships with students throughout Utah. I encourage you to take advantage of the practical learning and service experiences …"
Read the letter from former Gov. Herbert