The Water Education Grant Program (WEGP) awards grants up to $1,000 for K-12th grade classroom or school projects. The purpose of the WEGP is to fund classroom or school projects that further a better understanding of water and the important role it plays in Southern California.
Any K-12th grade educator that teaches at a licensed school within our service area is eligible to apply for a grant.
The 2020/21 application period is now open. Click on the application image to the left to download the pdf application. Remember to save the application to your computer before completing it.
The first round of WEGP applications for the 2020/21 school year are due by 4:00 pm on November 12, 2021. Completed applications must be saved and submitted as a pdf document. Hardcopy (paper) applications will not be accepted. See application for complete details, conditions, and guidelines.
The class project must be completed and all documentation for the WEGP application must be submitted to Upper District staff by 4:00 pm on June 16, 2022.