Youth Leadership Tour

Youth Leadership Tour

Youth Leadership Tour

BECi is one of the nine of Louisiana's eleven electric cooperatives that participates in the Electric Cooperative Youth Tour. (link is external) To enter the essay contest, students must write an essay (maximum word count 1,000) on a selected topic. If you are interested in participating in the program next year, please check our website again in November 2018 for updated information.

The top four winners will attend the Youth Tour in Washington D.C.. Nationwide, electric co-ops from 45 states participate in this event and more than 1,500 young people from across the nation gather in Washington D.C. every year.

The four winners who attended the 2018 conference in Washington D.C. are:
 
Lucy Stark, South Beauregard High School
Caleb Gore, South Beauregard High School
Jacey Merchant, Pitkin High School
Shekinah Jordan, Westlake High School.
 
To read the students' essays, click on their name.