Educational Programs

Tree Wise from MTEMC
An educational initiative to encourage environmental awareness and the importance of planting the right tree in the right place.

Washington Youth Tour writing contest
High school juniors are encouraged to write an original paper about rural electric cooperatives with winners awarded an all-expense paid, weeklong trip to our nation?s capitol and an opportunity to win a scholarship.

Youth Leadership Summit
High school juniors are recommended by their school counselor based on leadership qualities and community activities to learn more about state legislature by attending an all-expense paid, three day conference in Nashville.

4-H Electric Camp
Students are selected based on participation in 4-H electric demonstrations to attend the camp at UT - Knoxville to learn about electricity and electrical safety.

4-H Electric Project
Students participate in local 4-H electric contests sponsored by the cooperative and give a demonstration about some phase of electrical use in the home.

6th Grade Energy Projects
Students are encouraged to build an inexpensive, energy-related project to compete in a "science fair" atmosphere.

MTEMC Group Presentations
Programs about basic electricity, electrical safety and the changing environment of energy.