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Legislative Youth Tour

Apply for Youth Tour 2018!

NOVEC is now accepting applications for the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA) Youth Tour of Washington, D.C., June 10-14, 2018. Applicants must be public, private, or home-schooled high school sophomores or juniors whose homes are currently served by NOVEC.

Five selected students, along with more than 1,800 students from across the U.S., will meet congressional representatives; tour museums, historic sites, and memorials; and enjoy special events and entertainment. The selected students will also visit Richmond, Virginia, in February 2019 to meet their state legislators in the General Assembly’s House of Delegates and the Senate.

How to Apply

Download the application and mail a completed application package to:

Ms. Emily Ready
P.O. Box 2710
Manassas, VA 20108


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A completed application, essay and two letters of recommendation must be received by 5 p.m. on FEB. 16, 2018. After reviewing the applications, NOVEC will interview candidates in late February.

If you are unable to download the application, you may request one from youthtour@novec.com