Annual Meeting of Members,
Saturday March 15
Apply for the 2014 Electric Youth Tour
For over 40 years, electric cooperatives have sponsored high school students from across America to visit the nation’s capitol and meet their members of congress. The Electric Cooperative Youth Tour has brought high school students to Washington, D.C. every June since the late 1950’s. The Youth Tour is an all-expense paid week to Washington, DC for students currently in the 11th grade.To enter the contest, students must complete an application and write a short essay about one of several issues dealing with electricity. The Youth Tour is available to students whose parents or guardians are members of Edgecombe-Martin County EMC. The co-op provides power to over 11,000 members in the surrounding rural areas of Edgecombe, Martin, Pitt, Nash, Halifax, Beaufort, Wilson and Bertie counties. Please suggest this opportunity to your 11th grade students. The contest is open until March 21, 2014.
The 2014 Youth Tour begins on Saturday, June 14 at the North Raleigh Hilton Midtown. The youths and their parents enjoy dinner with the youth tour advisors and the coach/bus leaves for Washington, DC on Sunday morning, returning to Raleigh the following Friday, June 20.The student selected to participate in the 2014 Youth Tour will also be eligible for two scholarship opportunities their senior year!!
To inquire about the 2014 Electric Youth Tour, contact the Cooperative at (252)823-2171.
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