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2017 Water Is Life Student Art Contest is now accepting submissions!

Students can inspire our communities to learn more about our precious and limited water resources by thinking of creative ways to promote water awareness and conservation!  Fifteen winners will recieive an iPad!

The Water is Life Student Art Contest is open to all 3rd - 12th grade students attending public or private schools located in the West Basin Municipal Water District service area.  Check the school list below to determine participant eligibility.

Artwork submission deadline is 5:00 pm on Friday, March 17, 2017.

Download all art contest rules, guidelines and student entry forms here:

Art Contest Announcement

2016 Art Contest Winners

Contest Guidlines and Helpful Tips

Student Entry Form

School Eligibility List


See last year's winning artwork below....

Elementary School Grand Prize Award

Diego Gonzalez, Grade 5, Beulah Payne Elementary School, Inglewood


Middle School Grand Prize Award

Juan Orozco, Grade 7, Prairie Vista Middle School, Hawthorne


High School Grand Prize Award

Michelle Akamine, Grade 12, Culver City High School, Culver City


Click here to see the 12 honorable mention winners who have also won a prize!


Thank you to our sponsors for making this program possible!

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