Doug Peterson

Nebraska Attorney General

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The Nebraska Attorney General's Youth Conference

2017 Youth Conference


2018 Attorney General’s Youth Conference

Nebraska State Capitol in Lincoln

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

9:30 am to 4:00 pm


What is the Attorney General’s Youth Conference?

On April 10, 2018, Attorney General Peterson will host a day-long conference where a selected number of high school juniors from across the state will have the opportunity to participate in discussion and debate. Topics will range from our U.S. Constitution, rights, responsibilities, and critical issues facing students and their communities.  Students will also hear from AGO Bureau Chiefs, expand their understanding of the legal process in Nebraska, and eat lunch at the Governor’s Residence.


Who is the conference for? 

High school juniors who are interested in state government and law.


How can you apply? 

Juniors must submit an application (available below) and be selected to be able to attend the conference.  Applications are due to our office on or before January 31, 2018.  Selected students will be notified by February 28, 2018.


2018 Nebraska Missing Children's Day Poster Contest


2017 Poster Contest Winner

Shelby Steele, Nebraska 2017 Winner


 Attention all 5th graders! Would you like to enter a competition with the chance to win a trip to Washington, D.C.?

The deadline to enter the Nebraska contest is February 9, 2018.

Click here for more information about the Nebraska's poster contest.


2016 Poster Contest Winner

Aliya American Horse, Nebraska 2016 Winner

2015 Poster Contest Winner

Faith McDonald, Nebraska 2015 Winner