2018 Youth Tour

2018 Youth Tour

2018 Rural Electric Youth Tour to Washington, D.C.

This program is open to all high school and home-schooled Juniors in the Prince George Electric Cooperative (PGEC) service areas whose parents or guardian is a member of PGEC. Participants must complete an application form, write a brief essay and have an informal interview in order to be considered for the contest.

Students who win the four available Rural Electric Youth Tour spots sponsored by PGEC will join over 1,500 high school students from the U.S. to learn about electric cooperatives, American history, and the United States government. Students will also visit the historic sites of the nation’s capital and get a chance to meet with their congressional leaders. Representing PGEC on this trip is an excellent way to bolster college applications.

Click here for application process.

Application deadline is February 9, 2018.  The 2018 travel dates are departing on June 10 and returning on June 14.

Visit our Facebook page to view photos of previous trips!