Youth Tour

 2018 Juniors…Don’t miss your opportunity to participate!

This competition is open to all high school juniors who attend school in Pike, Coffee or Crenshaw County or who have parents who are members of South Alabama Electric Cooperative.  Applications will be sent to all area schools in the coming months and will be available online at our website –

Applications will be reviewed and must be filled out completely.  An independent panel of judges will select participants from qualified applicants based on application, essay and interviews.  Winning students will be invited to attend the Alabama portion of the tour during early March of 2018.  Following the AREA (Alabama Rural Electric Association) Youth Tour in Montgomery, winners will be announced for the opportunity to continue on in June of 2018 to represent SAEC at the 54th Annual National Youth Tour to be held in Washington DC.

Download the 2018 Rural Electric Cooperative Youth Tour Brochure
Download the 2018 Rural Electric Cooperative Youth Tour Application

For more information contact SAEC at 800-556-2060.


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2017 National Youth Tour winners visit Washington, D.C.  

Two winners selected from the 2017 Montgomery Youth Tour had a trip of a lifetime during the National Youth Tour week in Washington DC.  Dakarai Siler from Goshen High School and Brooklyn Norris from Zion Chapel High School were part of this year’s National Youth Tour program.  They along with nearly 1,600 other students from across the nation and their 250 chaperones gathered in Washington DC June 9th – 15th for the 53rd Annual National Youth Tour.  South Alabama Electric Cooperative congratulates these two awesome students on their accomplishments and their opportunity to participate in one of the most educational experiences of their lifetime.

Brooklyn & Dakarai Brooklyn w FDR wax
Dakarai & Brooklyn statue Dakarai group Smithsonian Dinosaur
Dakarai sitting group Group Capital
Group picture Group US Marine Corps War Memorial
Group with Martha Roby John F Kennedy Eternal Flame
Montgomery YT Group pic  
2017 Montgomery Youth Tour Participants  


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Alabama students visit Washington DC - Youth Tour

Electric Cooperative Youth Tour from across the nation

For more information contact SAEC at 800-556-2060.