2021 WYT Scholarship Winners

SSVEC Announces 2021 WYT Scholarship Winners Scholarships totaling $12,000 are being awarded to the 15 area high school juniors who have been named to the 40th annual Sulphur Springs Valley Electric Cooperative (SSVEC) Foundation Washington Youth Tour. Winning students will receive $1,000 scholarships and finalists in the competition will receive $500 awards. Students representing six Cochise County high schools and …

Press Release – November 2019

For more information contact Eric Petermann: (520)384-5510 (520)507-2693 For Immediate Release SSVEC to send local students on all-expense-paid trip to Washington, D.C., in June Benson –  An all-expense-paid trip to the nation’s capital, courtesy of the Sulphur Springs Valley Electric Cooperative Foundation, awaits nine area high school juniors next June after the 40th annual Washington Youth Tour Finals competition in …

Press Release – November 2017

SSVEC to Send Local Students on All-Expense-Paid Trips to Washington, D.C., Next June Benson, November 13 — Nine high school juniors will be touring the nation’s capital for one week this next summer as winners of Sulphur Springs Valley Electric Cooperative’s (SSVEC’s) 38th annual Washington Youth Tour competition. The student finalists were recognized on Wednesday evening, November 8 following a …

Press Release – December 2015

SSVEC to Send Local Students on All-Expense-Paid Trips to Washington, D.C., Next June Willcox, November 20—Nine high school juniors will be touring the nation’s capital for one week this next summer as winners of Sulphur Springs Valley Electric Cooperative’s (SSVEC’s) 36th annual Washington Youth Tour competition. The student finalists were recognized on Thursday evening, November 18 following a dinner honoring …

Welcome to Our New Site

Welcome to the new SSVEC Youth Programs website! We hope that you will enjoy our fresh new look. Each of the Youth Programs are individually represented within the site, to give you all of the latest, up-to-date information. During your stay, we invite you to read up on each program, watch the videos and browse the media gallery. Finally, be …

Participant’s Reactions

What phrase would you use to describe the Washington Youth Tour? It was an experience of a “Lifetime.” “Exciting & Fun & Memorable” Beyond my greatest expectations! Extremely Fun! I had a Blast! A once in a lifetime opportunity! See your Capitol! An exciting, eventful, and extremely educational tour! One sweet deal! What will you remember most from this year’s …