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Youth

Student Art Contest

Do you like art? So do we! If you’re an Indiana student in grades K-12, enter your artwork in the Cooperative Calendar of Student Art contest by March 24. Rules and prize info at indianaconnection.org/for-youth/art-contest

This information will also be sent to all local schools for art teachers to distribute.

Camp Kilowatt

Camp Kilowatt is a three-night, four-day overnight camp hosted at Camp Tecumseh in Brookston, Indiana, and will take place June 7-10, 2023. This is for students that will be entering 7th grade in the fall of 2023. Students will meet at Camp Tecumseh the afternoon of June 7 and immediately jump into fun activities and start making new friends. Each year, the camp committee works to develop a well-rounded schedule to strike a balance between education and fun. Activities include a live line safety demonstration, bucket truck rides, electrical pole climbing tutorial, and various activities involving circuit boards, renewables and even Internet safety. Applications are due March 1st.

Application here: https://www.indianaec.org/programs/youth/camp-kilowatt/application/

Youth Tour

This is an opportunity for students entering their senior year in 2023 to participate in an unforgettable educational adventure to Washington, D.C. Fulton County REMC will sponsor 2 students to join other students from throughout the state as they explore the nations capital. This is a 7 day trip that includes visits to Gettysburg, Arlington National Cemetery, Jefferson, MLK Jr., and FDR memorials and they will also get the chance to meet the Indiana congressional delegation. The trip is scheduled for June 11-18, and applications are due March 1st.

Application here: https://www.indianaec.org/programs/youth/youth-tour/application/

Page Day

Page Day with the Indiana Senate gives high school students the opportunity to learn about their state government and how bills become law. The day will include a tour of the Statehouse, mock bill activity, several speakers and many other educational activities. There is also a possibility for the students to meet their legislator and see them in action. This is for any high school student, applications are open until January 11th.

Application here: https://www.indianaec.org/programs/youth/page-day/application/

Student Board

Here at Fulton County REMC we offer a unique opportunity to get involved with both your community and local co-op through being a part of our Student Board. During your time on the board, you will be at able to build your leadership skills, while gaining knowledge on basic business practice, all while learning about the electric cooperative world! This is a hands-on experience for juniors and seniors whose parents, grandparents or guardians are members. The application for 2022-2023 is currently closed, it will reopen in the spring.