The cooperative annually awards four scholarships to high school seniors whose parents or legal guardians are Washington Electric member-consumers. The first-place winner also receives the opportunity to compete for additional awards at the state level. Applications are made available in early December and are due in early February.
Youth Tour Leadership Program
Washington Electric Cooperative also offers high school sophomores and juniors the opportunity to compete for Youth Tour, a six day, all-expenses-paid leadership experience in Washington, D.C. On this trip, which takes place in June each year, students tour the U.S. Capitol and meet their Congressional representatives and students from across the country while enjoying many of the fascinating sights of our nation's capital city. Applications are made available in early December and are due in early February.