2018 Beartooth Electric Cooperative Washington D.C. Youth Tour
***NOTICE: The 2018 Application Process is CLOSED. BEC Service Area sophomores and juniors in the fall of 2019, please plan to apply for the 2019 trip. Applications will open in October 2018.***
What is the Government-in-Action Youth Tour?
Every June, as many as 1,500 high school students from across the country spend a week in the nation's capital as part of the National Rural Electric Cooperative Youth Tour. The students are sponsored by electric cooperatives – cooperatives that are committed to educating America's rural youth about America and the role electric cooperatives play in developing strong rural communities.
Participating in the Youth Tour is an awesome way to learn about this great nation, develop leadership skills, gain a better understanding of electric cooperatives, and make friendships that will last beyond the week!
Youth Tour 2018
Dates: June 9-15, 2018, with orientation in Great Falls on June 8
John Schladweiler from Rapelje High School was chosen to represent Beartooth Electric Cooperative for the June 2017 Youth Tour. If you are a Beartooth Electric served household and a current Sophomore or Junior-you could be our 2018 representative. Submit your application today. DEADLINE: December 15, 2017.
2018 Beartooth Electric Cooperative Washington D.C. Youth Tour Application