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 50 classes for a total of 9762 graduates to date. YCA is currently accepting applications for Class 52 which starts January 18, 2020…Are you ready to accept the CHALLENGE?   Call 1-800-507-6253.

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

To Mail a Cadet:
MS Youth Challenge
Cadet’s name and platoon
Bldg. 80 Halloran Ave.
Camp Shelby, MS  39407

To Email a Cadet: In the subject line type the cadet’s name and platoon


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