Call For High School Student Exhibits
High School Student Registration for Spring Green Expo 2016 Has Ended.
The Metropolitan Water District is pleased to extend an invitation to Southern California undergraduate, graduate, technical trade school, and high school students to participate in the 7th annual ECO Innovators’ Showcase at Metropolitan’s Spring Green Expo 2016.
April 28, 2016, 8:30AM to 1:30PM
The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California
700 North Alameda Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012 (adjacent to Union Station)
Exhibit set-up 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
Opening Ceremony 8:30
Exhibits Open 9:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
ECO Innovators’ Awards Ceremony 1:30
Join Our Green Team!
If you have a project with a strong sustainability component, this is an excellent opportunity to showcase your work. Individual and/or team entries may include projects, proposals or prototypes from the current or a previous school year. The project must be ready for public viewing before April 28, 2016. Your entry can address a wide range of sustainability topics, such as:
- Water Conservation or Quality
- Energy Conservation
- Non-renewable fuels
- Green Building/Construction
- Air Quality
- Community Health
Since inclusion of the student showcase in 2010, nearly 500 students from 33 colleges have participated. This year, we will be introducing high schools into the ECO Innovators’ Showcase. Submit an application soon so that you can:
- Be recognized for your time and efforts
- Educate others about potential solutions to environmental problems
- Network with business owners committed to environmental products & services
- Network with students from numerous schools and see their vision for future sustainability
Get Ready for the Competition
Students selected to participate have the option to enter their project/prototype in competition. Individual and Team projects will be scored separately. A panel of judges from Metropolitan’s Engineering, Water Resource Management, Water System Operation and External Affairs’ groups will select the winners in each category.
Check out the links below for details on the judging criteria, recognition for winning exhibits, etc.