Youth Leadership Camp and Youth Tour

YOUTH LEADERSHIP CAMP
GLEN EDEN RESORT, STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, CO
JULY 15 – 20, 2017

Group photo from 2016 Youth Camp

An all-expenses-paid, six-day, fun-filled adventure, awaits you in the beautiful Rocky Mountains just north of Steamboat Springs, CO, compliments of Holy Cross Energy.

This opportunity is offered to two high school students. Here is what is needed to submit an application:

  • Must be the child of an HCE member with an active electric account
  • Leadership potential
  • An awesome personality
  • A strong academic record
  • An interest in meeting new people
  • Sophomore, junior or senior status in Fall 2017
  • 16-18 years old by July 14, 2017
  • A love for adventure, challenge and fun!
  • Application deadline is 12/31/16

Students from Colorado, Kansas, Oklahoma and Wyoming attend this camp. You will learn about electric cooperative governance and Touchstone Energy, participate in a legislative simulation and run for ambassador positions. Hiking, rafting, pool time, volleyball, tours of Trapper Mine and Craig Power Plant are just part of the fun!

To be considered as an applicant for the Youth Leadership Camp, please complete the “Camper Information Form” (Note: A wallet size picture is not required unless selected for the Camp) and execute the “Rules and Regulations“ document.  Submit these two documents to Holy Cross Energy by mail (Holy Cross Energy, Attention: Craig Tate, PO Box 2150, Glenwood Springs CO 81602-2150) or by email (ctate@holycross.com).  If selected for the Camp, there are other forms (to be provided by Holy Cross Energy) that will need to be completed and returned.

Application Form

 

YOUTH TOUR
WASHINGTON D.C.
JUNE 8 – 15, 2017

Group photo from 2016 Youth Tour

An all-expenses-paid, eight-day action packed journey to Washington D.C. is available for two lucky high school students.

The Youth Tour has a strong educational focus where participants will learn about government, the electric cooperative program and electricity.

June 8th marks the kick-off of the tour in Denver which includes trips to Tri-State G&T, the state capitol and United Power. June 9th is travel to Washington D.C.; June 15th is the travel return with pick-up at Denver International Airport scheduled around 10:30 a.m.

Here are the details:

  • Must be the child of an HCE member with an active electric account
  • Must be an incoming junior or senior or just graduated at the time of the trip
  • Student is responsible for getting to Tri-State G&T office on 6/8/17 and getting picked-up at DIA on 6/15/17
  • Student must provide a copy of their family’s medical insurance card
  • Student may be selected, by secret ballot during the Youth Tour, to represent Colorado on the Youth Leadership Counsel and at the NRECA Annual Meeting. The selected student will have the opportunity to return to Washington in July 2017 to learn more about leadership/public speaking
  • Application deadline is 12/31/16

To be considered as an applicant for the Youth Tour, please complete the “Student Information” form and execute the “Code of Conduct” document.  Submit these two documents to Holy Cross Energy by mail (Holy Cross Energy, Attention: Craig Tate, PO Box 2150, Glenwood Springs CO 81602-2150) or by email (ctate@holycross.com).  If selected for the Tour, there are other forms (to be provided by Holy Cross Energy) that will need to be completed and returned.

Application Form

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