BECi is one of the nine of Louisiana's eleven electric cooperatives that participates in the Electric Cooperative Youth Tour. To enter the essay contest, students must write a formal letter as if they were writing to an elected official or group. The top four winners are selected to attend the Youth Tour. in Washington D.C.. Nationwide, electric co-ops from 45 states participate in this event more than 1,500 young people from across the nation gather in Washington D.C. each year.
For more information on the NRECA Youth Tour Essay Contest, click here.