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Youth Tour - Apply TODAY!

The Ohio’s Electric Cooperatives Youth Tour is an annual leadership program sponsored by URE. It’s a weeklong, all-expenses-paid trip to Washington, D.C., that gives exceptional high school students the opportunity to meet with their congressional leaders at the U.S. Capitol, make new friends from across the state and country, and see many of the famous Washington sights.

Electric cooperatives from 43 states will send about 1,600 students June 9-15, 2017, for the annual tour. Will your child be one of them? 

2017 Youth Tour Application with reference forms.

Use this editable reference form if you would like to email this to your personal reference.

Deadline will be April 4, 2017, essays will be reviewed and the winner will be notified no later than mid-April.

Links to find out what it's like:

  1. Dec. 8, 2015 - Good Fortune comes to a model Co-op Youth
  2. Watch 50 years of NRECA Youth Tour!
  3. Get An All-Expenses Paid Tour of Washington DC!
  4. Olivia Velazquez- 2014 NRECA Annual Meeting. Youth leasdership council.
  5. Devin Oliver, the 2012-2013 YLC National Spokesman from South Carolina, brought the house down with his great speech at the 2013 NRECA Annual Meeting. Watch it here.

 



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