Apply to Youth Tour 2022

Essay Question: "What does the second cooperative principle, Democratic Member Control mean to you and your community?"
Tour Dates: June 19 to 25, 2022
Essay Deadline: December 1, 2021

Please visit our Youth Tour page for application and guidelines. *The 2022 Youth Tour may be canceled at any time.

Youth Tour Essay Contest Rules

  • The student must be a junior or senior in high school in the fall of 2022. {Currently a sophomore or junior).
  • Student cannot be a prior winner of the youth tour.
  • The student and/or parent or guardian must be served by Yellowstone Valley Electric Cooperative that is a member of Montana Electric Cooperatives' Association.
  • The student must write an essay on the following topic: "What does the second cooperative principle mean to you and your community?"
  • 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 application.