The application process various among schools and American Legion posts. The best way to determine the process for your respective school or post is to contact your guidance counselor or a Legionnaire. If there are any questions, please visit the Contact Us page and let us know.
- LABS 2018 Informational Brochure (formatted for single-sided printing or electronic viewing)
- LABS 2018 Informational Brochure – booked (formatted for double-sided printing/copying)
Your local American Legion Post should have hard copies available.
Once accepted to the program, there are several forms that Citizens should complete and bring with them to the program for registration on Day 1 (June 24, 2018). These documents together form the registration packets that all Citizens must have complete, with signatures, when they arrive at the program.
- LABS 2018 – Medical Form – includes medical and insurance information and program waivers
- LABS 2018 – Code of Conduct and Important Reminders – outlines behavioral guidelines and important reminders
- LABS 2018 – NSU Anti-Hazing Policy – required by NSU of outside programs hosted on campus
The District Chairmen serve as the liaison between the Posts and the Boys State Chairman/Program Staff and are responsible for organizing transportation and the distribution of quotas to posts, and in turn, schools. Posts and school officials are urged to refer any questions to the respective Chairperson listed below. If you are unsure in which American Legion district your school is located (and therefore which procurement chairman to contact), please refer below. You may also download our District parish list/map and contact persons.
First District | Anthony Haywood | (504) 261-6888 | firstname.lastname@example.org
Second District | Bryan D’Oriocourt | (504) 512-8847 | email@example.com
Parishes: Jefferson, Plaquemines, St. Bernard, St. Charles, St. James, St. John the Baptist
Third District | Philip Legendre | (985) 853-2771 | firstname.lastname@example.org
Parishes: Assumption, Iberia, Lafayette, Lafourche, St. Martin, St. Mary, Terrebonne, Vermillion, Grand Isle
Fourth District | William Stroud | (318) 592-2816 | email@example.com
Parishes: Bienville, Bossier, Caddo, Claiborne, DeSoto, Red River, Webster
Fifth District | Tina Cielatka | (318) 791-4181 | firstname.lastname@example.org
Parishes: Caldwell, Catahoula, Concordia, East Carroll, Franklin, Jackson, Lincoln, Madison, Morehouse, Ouachita, Richland, Tensas, Union, West Carroll
Sixth District | Mike Peats | (985) 502-8802 | email@example.com
Parishes: Ascension, East Baton Rouge, East Feliciana, Iberville, Livingston, Pointe Coupee, St. Helena, St. Tammany, Tangipahoa, West Baton Rouge, West Feliciana, Washington
Seventh District | Edward Hudson Sr. | (337) 515-9437 | firstname.lastname@example.org
Parishes: Acadia, Allen, Beauregard, Calcasieu, Cameron, Evangeline, Jefferson Davis, St. Landry
Eighth District | Billy Ray Foley |(337) 424-9696 | email@example.com
Parishes: Avoyelles, Grant, LaSalle, Natchitoches, Rapides, Sabine, Winn, Vernon