Youth ChalleNGe Academy

The Youth ChalleNGe Academy (YCA) is part of the National Guard Youth ChalleNGe Program. We serve male & female at-risk youth, 16-18 years of age. The YCA has graduated 45 classes for a total of 8,831 graduates to date. YCA is currently accepting applications for Class 47 which starts July 15, 2017…Are you ready to accept the CHALLENGE?   Call 1-800-507-6253.

To receive important text notification concerning your application status for the July 2017 class, text “Recruit47” to 95577.


Mississippi National Guard Youth ChalleNGe Academy
Building 80 West Jackson Ave.
Camp Shelby, MS 39407-5500

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