Youth

Cooperatives Participate in Youth Day

Posted April 20th, 2018

SPRINGFIELD – State Senator Jil Tracy and Representatives Norine Hammond and Randy Frese met with students representing Adams Electric Cooperative and Adams Telephone Co-Operative during the Illinois Electric and Telephone Cooperatives Youth Day in Springfield on Wednesday, April 18. More than 210 students from around Illinois had an opportunity to visit the State Capitol, view […]


High School Sophomores and Juniors Eligible to Win A Trip To Washington, D.C.

Posted January 9th, 2018

Four area high school sophomores or juniors will win an all-expense paid trip to Washington, D.C., June 8-15, 2018, in an annual contest sponsored by Adams Electric Cooperative and Adams Telephone Co-Operative. Interested students must complete a short answer application. After reviewing all applications, judges from each cooperative will select up to 34 applicants to […]


Ten 2018 IEC Memorial Scholarships Available

Posted October 23rd, 2017

Adams Electric Cooperative General Manager Jim Thompson has announced that the Illinois electric cooperatives in 2018 will award nine academic scholarships to high school seniors through a memorial scholarship fund designed to financially assist deserving students in the “electric cooperative family.”   In addition, a tenth scholarship – to assist with costs in attending an electric […]


Ten 2017 IEC Memorial Scholarships Available

Posted October 18th, 2016

Adams Electric Cooperative General Manager Jim Thompson has announced that the Illinois electric cooperatives in 2017 will award nine academic scholarships to high school seniors through a memorial scholarship fund designed to financially assist deserving students in the “electric cooperative family.” In addition, a tenth scholarship – to assist with costs in attending an electric […]


Students Tour Washington, D.C. & Marcolla Named Youth Leadership Council Representative

Posted June 24th, 2016

Sam Brinkman of Payson, Madison Galloway of Mt. Sterling, Sophia Marcolla of Quincy, Emma Hildebrand of Mendon and Amber Shupe of Ursa represented Adams Electric Cooperative and Adams Telephone Co-Operative in Washington, D.C., during the annual “Youth to Washington” Tour, June 10-17. This event, sponsored by the electric and telephone cooperatives of Illinois since the […]


Danielle Moss Wins IEC Memorial Scholarship

Posted June 24th, 2016

Danielle Moss of Quincy Senior High School is one of ten winners of this year’s Illinois Electric Cooperatives (IEC) Memorial Scholarship. She is the daughter of Cynthia Moss of Quincy. Danielle competed for the scholarship with 275 other students from across the state. The $2,000 awards are given each year to nine sons or daughters […]


Ten 2016 IEC Memorial Scholarships Available

Posted October 15th, 2015

Adams Electric Cooperative General Manager Jim Thompson has announced that the Illinois electric cooperatives in 2016 will award nine academic scholarships to high school seniors through a memorial scholarship fund designed to financially assist deserving students in the “electric cooperative family.” In addition, a tenth scholarship – to assist with costs in attending an electric […]


Local Students Toured Washington, D.C.

Posted June 25th, 2015

Kira Eidson, Grace Ruxlow, Dustin Speckhart, Lindsey Jennings and Abbie Thompson represented Adams Electric Cooperative and Adams Telephone Co-Operative in Washington, D.C., during the annual “Youth to Washington” Tour, June 12-19. This event, sponsored by the electric and telephone cooperatives of Illinois since the late 1950s, is an introduction for rural youth to our democratic […]


High School Sophomores & Juniors Eligible to Win A Trip To Washington, D.C.

Posted January 26th, 2015

Four area high school sophomores or juniors will win an all-expense paid trip to Washington, D.C., June 12-19, 2015, in an annual contest sponsored by Adams Electric Cooperative and Adams Telephone Co-Operative. Interested students must complete a short answer application. After reviewing all applications, judges from each cooperative will select up to 34 applicants to […]


Ten 2015 IEC Memorial Scholarships Available

Posted September 29th, 2014

Jim Thompson, General Manager of Adams Electric Cooperative has announced that the Illinois electric cooperatives in 2015 will award nine academic scholarships to high school seniors through a memorial scholarship fund designed to financially assist deserving students in the “electric cooperative family.” In addition, a tenth scholarship – to assist with costs in attending an […]


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Mailing address: P.O. Box 247, Camp Point, IL 62320
Headquarters Location: 700 E. Wood St., Camp Point, IL
Phone: 217-593-7701 – Fax: 217-593-7120