Poster Contest

SBMWD holds an annual poster contest to promote water awareness and encourage students to use their creativity by illustrating the importance of water conservation. The winning students and their teachers are recognized for their efforts with awards presentations. Contest winners receive a $100 cash prize and winning artwork will be featured in the Water Department’s annual calendar.

Submit your entry for the 2021 Water Awareness Contest here.

View the Poster Contest Guidelines

Teachers/Parents: Please contact Devin Arciniega at for more information on how to participate. 

The contest is open to students in Kindergarten through 12th grade within the San Bernardino City Unified School District or in the San Bernardino Municipal Water Department service area.

View the most recent Water Conservation Calendar

The 2021 Water Conservation Calendar is available now! Featuring winning artwork from the 2020 Water Conservation Poster Contest, this colorful calendar is full of helpful information on how you can become more water efficient. Thank you to everyone who participated in the 2020 contest!