8th Grade Energy Camp Contest
Attention 8th grade students in the following schools:
Altus | Blair | Chillicothe | Crowell | Davidson | Electra | Frederick | Harrold
Navajo | Northside | Snyder | Tipton | Vernon
SWRE Youth Energy Essay Contest
If you are an 8th grade student attending one of the schools listed above or if you live in the SWRE service territory, you are invited to enter the 2020 Youth Power Energy Camp Essay Contest! All you have to do is write a 350-500 word essay on the topic below, attach an entry form and submit it to SWRE's office in Tipton, OK by the end of business day on Monday, March 2, 2020.
Eight student finalists will receive a $50 cash prize. The top two essays will win an all-expenses paid trip to the 2020 Youth Power Energy Camp!
Wise, efficient use of electricity and other energy sources is important. Imagine that the governor has appointed YOU to be in charge of promoting energy efficiency in your town or community. What would you do?
Consider ways that individuals, businesses and whole communities can save energy or use it more efficiently. Develop a community plan. Think about how you, as a leader, will communicate your plan and make people want to participate.