High school sophomores, juniors and seniors of area public schools are eligible to enter the annual Youth Tour Contest to win an all-expense-paid trip to Washington, D.C. in June of each year. The trip includes a visit to your congressional offices, tours of historic monuments, memorials and the Smithsonian Institute. The tour group will travel to Arlington National Cemetery, Washington National Cathedral, the Supreme Court, and to the Library of Congress, as well as other special attractions. In addition to taking in the sights and sounds of our nation’s capital, all of the state groups will convene for Rural Electric Youth Day and an evening of dinner and dancing.
Applications and complete contest rules are available at the Trinity Valley Electric Cooperative headquarters, located at 1800 E. Hwy 243 in Kaufman, or by clicking the link below. Rules and application forms will also be distributed to all high school counselors’ by November 1, 2012.