Washington, D.C. Youth Tour students have an opportunity to visit with their congressman or woman. As a member of an electric cooperative, write an essay about the concerns and questions you would discuss with your representative. Explain why these are important issues to you.
Essay requirements, please include ALL of the following to be eligible:
Cover page – Title of the essay, name, address, phone number, e-mail address, date of birth, year in school and school attending.
Also include your parent or guardian’s name(s).
Second page – Your typed, essay on the topic listed above. Remember, not to exceed two standard 8.5” x 11” typewritten, double-spaced pages and do your research, write a knowledgeable essay.
*TIP* Ask a parent or teacher to proof-read your essay. Having someone else look over your essay is the best way to catch mistakes and enables you to submit your best work! Grammar and punctuation are judged, along with relevant content.
Questions, please contact Gretchen Schmaltz at (701)746-4461, (800)732-4373 or email firstname.lastname@example.org