Choctaw Electric Cooperative Hugo, Idabel, Antlers, Oklahoma Youth Tour Washington DC summer trip

Youth Tour

Since 1964, Choctaw Electric has offered this leadership opportunity to High School Juniors based on a written exam and personal interviews. 


2018 Youth Tour Recipients

Katelyn Lofton, Antlers High School

Serenity McGuire, Broken Bow High School

Kasey Alford, Haworth High School


In addition to being a lot of fun, the Rural Electric Youth Tour is an excellent leadership opportunity for any young man or young woman.

Choctaw Electric Cooperative Hugo, Idabel, Antlers, Oklahoma Youth Tour Washington DC summer trip

Experiences include

  • Arlington National Cemetery 
  • The Vietnam Memorial 
  • The Smithsonian museums 
  • A night time driving tour of Washington, D.C. 
  • A boat cruise on the Potomac River 
  • The Pentagon

Choctaw Electric Cooperative Hugo, Idabel, Antlers, Oklahoma Youth Tour Washington DC summer trip

Guidelines

Rural Electric Youth Tour is open only to High School Juniors in the Choctaw Electric Cooperative service area. Presentations are usually due mid to late February and students will travel to Washington DC the following Summer.


The winners will be selected to attend the Rural Electric Youth Tour to Washington, D.C. 

All winners should plan to attend the Choctaw Electric Annual membership meeting in Hugo, OK. 


Winners are also required to attend the first CEC Board of Directors meeting after returning from Youth Tour, at the CEC office in Hugo, to personally thank the board and to share their Youth Tour experience.

Congratulations to the 2018 Winners

Katelyn Lofton

Antlers High School

Serenity McGuire

Broken Bow High School 

Kasey Alford

Haworth High School