Poster Contest

Kids — win a Kindle Fire. Teachers — win an Amazon gift card and an Energy Learning Experience!

Mountain View Electric Association, Inc. (MVEA) your local electric cooperative, is proud to offer our annual Electrical Safety Poster Contest! All K-5 students can create a poster showing us how to be safe around electricity. The overall winning poster will be featured in the May issue of Colorado Country Life magazine, and will be featured on electrical safety advertising during May, which is National Electrical Safety Month. The winners receive a Kindle Fire, and the winners’ teachers receive an Amazon gift card and an Energy Learning Experience for their classrooms! Seven winners will be selected. If you have any questions please contact Erica Meyer at 719-494-2654.

Announcing the 2018 National Electrical Safety Month Poster Contest Winners!

Congratulations to Yolanda Martinez’s 4th Grade Class at Prairie Winds Elementary! One of your classmates was selected as the overall winner of Mountain View Electric Association, Inc.’s Electrical Safety Poster Contest! Seven winning posters from grades K-5 in schools throughout our service territory were selected to help MVEA promote electrical safety throughout the month of May. The winning artist from each grade level will receive a Kindle Fire. In addition, their entire class will receive a MVEA Energy Learning Experience and their classroom teacher will receive an Amazon gift card!

View the Electrical Safety Poster Contest Winners


Free Education Programs:

Class Room Safety Demo    Safety Demonstration

Classroom Safety Demos:

Geared to any age group to educate the audience on how to be safe around electricity and how electricity is generated and transmitted over power lines. MVEA has high voltage displays suitable for indoor and outdoor demonstrations. Contact 719-495-2283 to schedule a demonstration.

Story Behind The Switch:

A 60 minute safety program presented by Tri-State G & T, in partnership with Mountain View Electric Association, Inc., that explains how electricity is made and how it gets from the power plant to your home. This is a hands-on program that includes a Van de Graaf generator, plasma ball and more. If you have any questions please contact Erica Meyer at 719-494-2654.

Colorado Reader Publication:

This is an electrical education publication for youth. Download the Student and Teacher for free (PDF). If you are interested in the print version please fill out the order form in the informational packet and email it to If you have any questions please contact Erica Meyer at 719-494-2654.

If you have any questions or would like to take advantage of these free programs please call us. We look forward to working with you!