Washington Youth Tour

Once a year, high school student(s) are selected by Sawnee EMC to represent the Cooperative as delegates on the Washington Youth Tour. This leadership experience and tour of our nation’s capital includes meeting with state and national leaders and leadership training, as well as visits to all the major sites in D.C. Participants join more than 1,400 other students from across the nation—all expenses paid—for one incredible week in our nation’s capital.


To be eligible, the student’s permanent residence must receive its electrical service from Sawnee EMC.  The student(s) must be at least 16 years of age by June 1, 2024.

Application Deadline

The completed application and all other required documents must be received no later than 5:00 p.m. on Friday, January 12, 2024.

Please email or mail completed application packet to:

Sawnee EMC
ATTN: Mandy Love
543 Atlanta Highway
Cumming, GA 30040
Email - Mandy.Love@sawnee.coop

Additional Details and Information

You can find additional information and details at NRECA National Youth Tour and Georgia EMC Youth Tour on Youtube.


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Application form, eligibility information and important dates