Cooperative Youth Summit Application

 

Attention rising high school seniors from Marlboro and Dillon counties:  The 2017 Cooperative Youth Summit kicks off in Columbia, SC on July 26th, 2017.  Two students from Marlboro and Dillon counties will join other students from around the state for a three day, two night, once in a lifetime experience in our state capital.  During this time they will enhance their leadership skills, learn about electric cooperative and the co-op business model, learn how the state government works and enjoy tons of fun activities.  While in Columbia the students will have an opportunity to tour a power generating facility, meet the Governor and go on a private tour of the S.C. Statehouse.  The students will stay in dorms in the historic University of South Carolina Honors College and meals will be provided.  Students will need to provide their own transportation to and from Columbia.  Plan on arriving in Columbia by noon on July 26th and departing after lunch on July 28th. 

Please apply online by May 26th as selections will be announced May 30th.

Applicants must live in a household powered by Marlboro Electric

If you have questions regarding this trip or how to apply, please contact Hanna Cheek at 843-454-2880