2024 “Being Water Wise Is…” Student Art Contest
West Basin fosters student creativity and helps teachers put the Art in STEAM education by hosting the annual art contest! Student artists help inspire their communities to support water conservation as a way of life by creating eye-catching artwork with smart water use slogans.
Eligibility: Students in the 3rd – 12th grade, must attend school or live in the West Basin Service Area
Due Date: 5PM Friday, March 15, 2024 (via e-mail or standard mail)
Free Classroom Art Supply Kits
Classrooms located in a Title-1 funded school or in a disadvantaged community are eligible for a FREE art supply kit (valued at $80) that includes art paper, basic art supplies, and 12 water color paint sets. Pick up at our office in Carson.
Limited art supply kits are available. A maximum of three classroom art supply kits are available for each school site.
Classroom Art Lessons
Support your students’ submission efforts by scheduling an in-person or live online art lesson. Art lessons are approximately one-and-a-half hours long and are typically available on Thursday and Friday mornings. Additional availability is limited.
15 student winners (one grand prize winner and four honorable mentions in each elementary, middle, and high school grade category) will be selected by a panel of judges in April. Each winner will be awarded a new Apple iPad, with Grand Prize winners additionally receiving a digital stylus pen and $25 Apple Store gift card.
Thank you to our sponsors for making this program possible!