Washington Youth Tour Scholarships

Due to COVID-19, the 2021 Washington Youth Tour has been cancelled.

The Washington Youth Tour is open to all high school sophomores, juniors and seniors whose primary residence in Plumas, Lassen, Sierra or Washoe counties is supplied with either electric power through PSREC, or Internet service through Plumas-Sierra Telecommunications.

For more information, visit the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association’s page on The Electric Cooperative Youth Tour.

Watch a video from the Youth Leadership Council about the Electric Cooperative Youth Tour.

Congratulations to our 2020 Recipient!

Tristan McMichael

Plumas-Sierra REC and Telecommunications Citizen-Scholar Scholarships

Attending a college or university next fall? Plumas-Sierra Rural Electric Cooperative (REC) and Plumas-Sierra Telecommunications will be offering two $1,000 scholarships in a program designed to enhance the education and resulting careers of deserving rural students.

All interested students are invited and encouraged to apply. To qualify, applicants must be at least a senior in high school with no upper age limit, and their primary residence in Plumas, Lassen, Sierra or Washoe counties must be supplied with either electric power through Plumas-Sierra REC, or telecommunications services through its subsidiary.

The deadline to apply is Monday, April 26, 2021.

Download the application here and mail or drop off the completed application to:


c/o Corby Erwin

73233 State Route 70

Portola, CA 96122

Congratulations to our 2020 Recipients!

2020 PSREC Citizen-Scholar Natalie Dutton
Natalie Dutton


2020 PST Citizen Scholarship Winner Brianna Roen
Brianna Roen