Summer Opportunities
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Also, for underclassmen--there are summer camp opportunities.



UDWI REMC

Application Deadline is February 15, 2017 and must be returned to UDWI.

Applications are now being accepted for UDWI REMC's Youth to Washington, D.C. 2017 Tour.  Each year, UDWI sponsors young people to travel to Washington, D.C. and be a part of an Indiana delegation of approximately 50 students from throughout the state, each selected by a local Touchstone Energy cooperative.  More than 1,300 students from 46 states will be in Washington for the week's conference.

The trip is taken each year to provide young adults with the opportunity to travel to our nation's capital:(1) to experience firsthand how our government functions, (2) to learn about the complexities of today's electric utility industry, (3) to discover the unique characteristics of cooperative business enterprise, and (4) to meet and work with hundreds of their peers from throughout the United States.

The tour will begin on June 8 when the young people meet n Indianapolis and end with their return from Washington, D.C. on June 15.  Along the trip, the delegates will tour many sites in our nation's capital.  Transportation to/from Washington, D.C., meals, and room accommodations are all included in the trip.  Participants will be responsible for travel to and from Indianapolis and any incidental expenses.

A Trip Applicant Must:
1.  Be a resident family member of a UDWI REMC consumer.
2.  Have completed his/her junior year in high school and be enrolled as a high school senior at the time of the trip.
3. Have completed an official form (available at UDWI REMC or from his/her high school guidance office) and an essay of less than one hundred fifty words, discussing the benefits of an electric cooperative.
4.  Have submitted a copy of his/her high school transcript with the application.

Applications can be obtained on UDWI REMC website at www.udwiremc.com.  Please feel free to contact UDWI at 812-384-4446.