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Individual Challenge

A FREE art competition about caring for water.

About The Cal Water H2O Challenge's Individual Challenge


Cal Water H2O Challenge's Individual Challenge is a media competition in which students submit original art focused on caring for water along with a short statement about their work.

Open to individual students in grades K-12 living in a Cal Water service area, students compete in one of four tiers based on grade level. The competition is one of many Cal Water efforts to increase awareness for California water issues and a unique opportunity for California students to gain exposure and recognition for their creative work.


Grades K-2 | Grades 3-5 | Grades 6-8 | Grades 9-12

1st - 3rd Place prizes will be awarded in each tier. In addition to prizing, the winning art may be featured on the Cal Water H2O Challenge website and across supporting media channels.

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