Youth Tour

Youth Tour Opportunity

United States Capitol Building, Washington, DC

Garden Valley is happy to sponsor two students to attend the NTCA Foundation for Rural Service (FRS) Youth Tour. Two high school students, age 16 or 17 at the time of the tour, and who receive services from Garden Valley may be eligible to win an expenses paid trip to Washington, D.C. for this FRS Youth Tour.

The FRS Youth Tour will be held in Washington, D.C., on June 1 through June 5, 2019, for high school students who are age 16 or 17 at the time of the tour. The Youth Tour introduces the students to the telecommunications industry within a legislative context.

If interested, please submit (before February 1, 2019) an essay-style letter of application explaining why you are interested in attending and why you should be chosen to represent Garden Valley at the Youth Tour. Also, please provide your date of birth, parents’ name, address and telephone number.

If you have any questions please contact Lori Hole, Administrative Assistant at 218-687-2400 ext 241.

Submit letters of application to:
Personnel & Administrative Manager
Garden Valley Telephone Company
P.O. Box 259
Erskine, MN 56535

or Email:

The two high school students chosen to represent the cooperative will be expected to visit Garden Valley in Erskine prior to their trip, and provide a photo and report following their trip.