Energy Camp and Youth Tour Contests now open
Entry forms for SWRE’s annual youth essay contests are currently available.
High school juniors who live or attend school in the SWRE service area are encouraged to enter the Government in Action Youth Tour Essay Contest. Top prize for one Oklahoma student and one Texas student will be an all-expense paid trip to Washington, D.C. this summer.
Eight youth tour contest finalists will each receive a $250 cash prize.
Deadline for the 11th grade SWRE Youth Tour Contest essay is Friday, December 1, 2017.
Eighth grade students who attend school or reside in the SWRE service territory may enter the Youth Energy Essay Contest.
Eight 8th grade winners will receive $50 cash prizes.
Deadline for the 8th grade SWRE Youth Energy Contest essay is Thursday, February 1, 2018.
Complete contest information and entry materials have been sent to most 8th and 11th grade English teachers at schools throughout the SWRE service territory in Oklahoma and Texas.
Entry forms and guidelines for Youth Tour (11th grade) can be found here.
Entry forms and guidelines for Energy Contest (8th grade) can be found here.