Youth Tour to Washington DC
Youth Tour Contest Rules
1. The student must be a junior or senior in high school in the fall of 2014.
2. Student cannot be a prior winner of the youth tour.
3. The student and/or parent or guardian must be served by a rural electric cooperative that is a member of Montana Electric Cooperatives’ Association.
4. The student must write an essay on the following topic (for those cooperatives using the essay to select their representative)
“Describe how electric cooperatives operate based on the seven cooperative principles. Tell which of the seven cooperative principles you think is the most important and why?”
Essays must include a cover page with the student’s name, address, telephone number and the name of their rural electric cooperative and a copy of the attached application. (cooperatives may edit the application form to more accurately reflect their cooperative and/or needs)