2021 MWDOC WATER AWARENESS POSTER CONTEST Deadline MARCH 1! by Municipal Water District of Orange County Feb 16, 2021 Member Submitted News ORANGE COUNTY — The Municipal Water District of Orange County (MWDOC) is now accepting student entries for the 2021 Water Awareness Poster Contest. The contest, which is sponsored in part by the (Member agency name), challenges students to demonstrate their water knowledge through the creation of original artwork. This year’s contest theme is: “Save Together.” For over 30 years, (Member agency name)’s participation in the Water Awareness Poster Contest has encouraged Orange County students to take a closer look at our most precious natural resource – water – and discover for themselves how access to clean, fresh drinking water improves our daily lives. The contest is open to all Orange County students. Students from Kindergarten through 12th grade are eligible to receive a grand prize. MWDOC receives nearly one thousand entries each year from students across the county, and from these entries, 40 winners are selected and recognized for their accomplishments. From the 40 winning posters recognized, five will be submitted to the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California’s (Metropolitan) regional poster contest. Winners of this Southern California competition will earn a spot in Metropolitan’s annual “Water Is Life” calendar, and will also have their artwork on display throughout the region as part of a Metropolitan coordinated traveling art exhibit. The deadline to submit entries for the 2021 Water Awareness Poster Contest is March 1. Contest rules can be found at: www.mwdoc.com/postercontest.