Sweetwater Authority offers FREE water education programs and resources to schools in its service area.
High School Photo contest
Sweetwater Authority's 2017 High School Photo Contest's theme is "Water: Our Essential Resource." Photo entries are due March 10, 2017 by 5 p.m. Click here for detailed contest information.
2016 Winners and Honorable Mentions
elementary school poster contest
"Water is Life" poster contest is open to all elementary schools within Sweetwater Authority's service area.
Note: 2016 contest not held
2015 Winners and Honorable Mention
School Mini-Grants & TEACHER RESOURCES
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, Green Machine, Reuben H. Fleet Science Center or water assemblies. Funding is limited, and must be approved prior to scheduling a program. Submit mini-grant application.
The San Diego County Water Authority also offers resources for teachers and schools. For information on their programs, please click here.
Please call (619) 409-6781 if you have any questions.
Classroom materials available also for your school. Order or inquire about books, games, lab kits, posters, videos and more!
Ms. Smart Plants™: Ms. Smarty-Plants™ award-winning programs inspire young people through interactive and engaging hands-on learning in water conservation and stewardship of the earth. Book a field trip or assembly with Ms. Smarty-Plants™ at The Water Conservation Garden. Click here for more information.
Learn about the
water cycle here!
Photo Contest Winners
Poster Contest Winners