Sophomores, juniors—don’t’ miss out! Apply by February 28
The Virtual Youth Experience will take place June 21-25 in place of the COVID-cancelled Washington Youth Tour and Cooperative Youth Summit. Four high school sophomores or juniors will be selected and sponsored by Lynches River Electric Cooperative.
Students will have the opportunity to discuss today’s issues with state and federal leaders from the comfort and safety of their homes using computers and mobile devices. They will also team up with other students from around the state to produce a podcast about their experiences living through a pandemic and other issues of the day. Students will have the chance to earn money for college from the podcast competition and the R.D. Bennett Community Service Scholarship.
High school sophomores and juniors may apply. Students must the online application by clicking here. Selected finalists will participate in an interview.
Applications must be received by February 28.