Youth Power & Hope Award

Are you a middle schooler making a difference in your community? You could be a winner. Tell us your story. Apply for the Youth Power and Hope Awards. Indiana’s electric cooperatives and their statewide magazine, Indiana Connection, are accepting applications for awards that recognize the community spirit of Indiana’s youth.

About the Program

The Youth Power and Hope Awards program:

  • Honors 5th through 8th graders who are leaders in their communities
  • Emphasizes the important role young Hoosiers play in shaping their communities

Up to 5 qualified candidates will be selected to:

  • Receive $500
  • Be featured in an upcoming issue of Indiana Connection, among other highlights

Application & Deadline

Past Recipients

Past award recipients include students who have:

  • Initiated a coat drive for the underprivileged
  • Supported patients at Riley Hospital for Children
  • Worked with special needs children
  • Volunteered at a local animal shelter
  • Raised money for the American Cancer Society, and more


For more information or any questions, contact Indiana Connection.

Indiana Connection
Phone: (317) 487-2220
Email: Email Indiana Connection