Sweetwater Authority offers FREE water education programs and resources to schools in its service area.
elementary school poster contest - deadline is april 26, 2013
"Water is Life" poster contest is open to all elementary schools within Sweetwater Authority's service area. Submissions must be accompanied by a Student Artwork/Parental Rights Form.
High school photo contest - AND THE WINNERS ARE ...
Water: Conserving our Most Precious Resouce
The winners of the color photo category are:
Aldo Villegas, Hilltop High School, Grade 12, for his entry, "Running Drop"
Eric Lira, MAAC Community Charter, Grade 11, for his entry, "Beneath the Bridge"
Donald Denning, Palomar High School. Grade 11, for his entry, "The Great Leak"
The winners of the Black & White photo category are:
Darline Gonzalez, Hilltop High School, Grade 12, for her entry, "Black &White Rain"
Eric Lira, MAAC Community Charter, Grade 11, for his entry, "Train Track Bridge"
Dakotah Flowers, Hilltop High School, Grade 12, for her entry, "Tears of the Fallen"
School Mini-Grants & TEACHER RESOURCES
All funding for this school year has been allocated. Mini-grant applications submitted from August 16 - 31, 2012 will be placed on the wait list. Thank you for your submissions.
Teachers in Sweetwater Authority's service can apply for a mini-grant up to $430 to assist your water curriculum. Grants can be used to fund bus reimbursements, the Splash Lab Mobile, Living Coast Discovery Center (formerly CV Nature Center), Green Machine, or Reuben H. Fleet Science Center. Funding is limited, and must be approved prior to scheduling a program. Complete and submit a Mini-Grant application.
Please call (619) 409-6876 if you have any questions.
Classroom materials available also for your school. Order or inquire about books, games, lab kits, posters, videos and more!
high school photo contest
Thanks to all the students who entered the photo contest! The contest is closed for 2012. To be automatically notified, sign up on eNotification for "press releases," or join our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/swawater .
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water cycle here!
Photo Contest Winners
Poster Contest Winners