Youth Energy Leadership Camp
NREA Youth Energy Leadership Camp will be held July 9-13, 2023. The camp is completely free to participants, and after attending the camp participants could win a free trip to Washington, D.C.!
Energy camp will be held at Camp Comeca near Cozad, Nebraska. Students will gain a better understanding about the electric industry, power generation, and the legislative process through interesting workshops, demonstrations and presentations by regional experts addressing the many issues facing the rural electric industry. Other fun activities include canoeing, sports, and a banquet. Adult counselors are employees of rural electric systems who donate their time to the camp.
Applicants are required to live in the household of a member or employee of Wyrulec Company, and by the date of the camp, must have completed 9th, 10th or 11th grade. Campers may be eligible to attend the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association's Youth Tour to Washington, D.C. the year after they attend the Youth Energy Leadership Camp.