Washington D.C. Youth Tour
MEC will participate in the 2019 National Rural Electric Cooperative
Association’s Washington, D.C. Youth Tour. More than 1,500 rural
students take part in the Youth Tour each June.
Students attending have the once in-a-lifetime opportunity to learn the
important roles electric co-ops play in their community, to gain a
personal understanding of American history, and to meet with
congressional representatives and senators to understand their role as
We will send one student delegate to represent MEC at the Youth Tour
in Washington, D.C. June 13-20, 2019. This all expenses-paid trip is a unique
opportunity for a high school sophomore or junior whose parents are
Call (541) 536-2126 option 5, for additional information. The deadline
to apply is Thursday, January 31, 2019.
You can find more information about the Washington D.C. Youth Tour Here