Applications available for Central Electric’s Youth Tour

From staff reports

Central Electric Cooperative is sponsoring a group of high school juniors to attend Youth Tour 2018 from June 10-15 in Washington, D.C.

Youth Tour is an all-expenses paid chance for youth to bond with fellow students, meet elected officials and experience the nation’s capital. More than 1,500 students from across America take part in the Youth Tour each year. The trip gives the opportunity to explore museums, memorials and monuments with other students. Some of the stops on the trip may include the Newseum, Arlington National Cemetery, Mount Vernon, Iwo Jima Sunset Parade, National Cathedral, Madame Tussauds’ Wax Museum, Smithsonian, National Zoo, a Kennedy Center production, the Holocaust Museum and a Potomac River Boat Cruise.

All high school juniors who reside in a home receiving electric service from CEC are eligible to apply by completing the application requirements either through their school guidance counselor or visiting All application requirements must be received at CEC before Jan. 19, 2018. For more information about Youth Tour, visit, call (800) 521-0570 or visit

Central Electric Cooperative, Inc. is a Touchstone Energy Cooperative serving portions of Allegheny, Armstrong, Butler, Clarion, Forest, Mercer and Venango counties.