KEM Electric annually sponsors an all-expense paid trip to the National Rural Electric Youth Tour in Washington, DC in June. An essay composed by a teenager, judged to be the best from all entries, will be the teenager’s ticket to the tour.
Top 3 Reasons to Enter the Contest
All expense paid week long (June 20-26 2020) trip to Washington, D.C., compliments of KEM Electric Cooperative.
Make friends from all over the country & explore historic monuments, museums and the U.S. Capitol.
Meet and speak with your U.S. Representative and Senators
Students must be a sophomore or junior in high school in the fall of 2019. Their parent or guardian must receive electrical power from KEM Electric.
Essay Topic :
If chosen as a Youth Tour delegate, you will travel to Washington, D.C. to experience and learn about America’s rich history. What moment in American history do you wish you had been a part of and what would you have contributed?