Washington Youth Tour & Cooperative Youth Summit

If you're a high school junior, you could be selected for the 2020 Washington Youth Tour. If you are a high school sophomore, you could be selected for the Youth Summit. Apply today to be a part of one of these two unforgettable experiences. On the Washington Youth Tour, explore Washington, D.C. with 1,500 high school juniors from across the country, meeting lawmakers and touring all the sights. Newberry Electric Co-op will cover your round-trip plane ticket, tours and meals. In other words, It’s all free! On the Cooperative Youth Summit, experience South Carolina’s capital like never before. Tour the State House, meet lawmakers and see how co-ops are preparing for our state’s energy future. Plus, there’s plenty of fun with visits to popular Columbia attractions like Riverbanks Zoo & Garden and the Robert Mills House and Gardens. Newberry Electric Cooperative selects two area high school students each year to participate as delegates in each program.  Simply fill out the forms below to be considered for both trips! Deadline for applications is Friday, January 31, 2020. Questions? Call Debra Shaw or Allston Lipscomb at (803) 276-1121 or e-mail dshaw@nec.coop, alipscomb@nec.coop.