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. To enter the essay contest, students must write an essay (maximum word count 1,000) on a selected topic. The topic is release in the fall of each year.

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 2016 conference in Washington D.C. are:
 
Shelby Powell - East Beauregard High School
Colton Tilley - Pitkin High School
Savannah Jackson - Rosepine High School
Kristopher Evans - East Beauregard High School
 
To read the students' essays, click on their name.