2017 CYCLE Contest - Boone Electric Cooperative

2017 CYCLE Contest
Cooperative Youth Conference & Leadership Experience
July 12-14, 2017, Jefferson City
sponsored by:
A Touchstone Energy® Cooperative
Contest Guidelines
Student Eligibility:
This contest is open to any high school sophomore who attends a high school in the Boone Electric Cooperative service area. Home-schooled students are also eligible to apply if they reside within Boone Electric’s
geographical service area. (Children of BEC Directors are not eligible to enter.)
Application Content:
The following items must be submitted to be considered for the Cooperative Youth Conference and
Leadership Experience (CYCLE):
• A signed and dated copy of the completed 2017 CYCLE application.
• A brief paragraph stating why you would like to be chosen as a delegate to represent Boone Electric
Cooperative at the CYCLE conference in Jefferson City.
• A brief paragraph stating what is an electric cooperative.
• A letter of recommendation from a teacher, coach or recognized youth organization leader.
Application Delivery and Deadline:
Applications must be received in Boone Electric’s office no later than Monday, March 6, 2017, at 5 p.m.
Applications are to be sent or delivered to:
BEC CYCLE Contest, 1413 Rangeline St., P.O. Box 797, Columbia, MO 65205, or email
applications to the Boone Electric Communications Team at [email protected]
The Boone Electric Cooperative CYCLE committee will select up to six students to receive an all-expense
paid trip to Jefferson City in July to attend the 2017 Cooperative Youth Conference and Leadership Experience program. Delegates will be selected based on their community service, scholastic achievements and
leadership experiences. CYCLE delegates will be notified by March 23, 2017.
Resource Material:
Reference material about Boone Electric is available on the Cooperative’s website at www.booneelectric.coop
or at the Cooperative’s office at 1413 Rangeline St. in Columbia.
Delegate Duties:
Attend the Youth Tour finals competition Tuesday, April 11, 2017, to be recognized as a CYCLE delegate.
CYCLE delegates must be available July 12-14, 2017, for the CYCLE conference in Jefferson City.
Don’t hesitate to contact the Boone Electric Cooperative Communications Team at 573-449-4181 or
by email at [email protected]
Where can I find out more about CYCLE?