Call For College Student Exhibits
The Metropolitan Water District is pleased to extend an invitation to Southern California undergraduate, graduate, and technical trade school students to participate in the 8th annual ECO Innovators’ Showcase at Metropolitan’s Spring Green Expo 2017.
April 20, 2017, 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 20, 2017. 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 620 students from 33 colleges have participated. 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
ACT SOON - SPACE IS LIMITED
Student Application deadline is 11:00 p.m. April 01, 2017
To apply for space at the Expo click on REGISTER NOW
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.