Teacher Grant Program



LWD is now accepting Teacher Grant applications from schools within LWD's service area. During the 2020-2021 school year, LWD will award five grants up to $2,000 per grant to teachers in local elementary, middle, and high schools. New this year, we will also be accepting Virtual Projects! $6,000 has been allocated for this year's program.  The deadline to submit an application is Friday, November 20, 2020. Recipients will be notified during late January 2021 and awarding of the grants will be during March 2021.

If you have any questions, please contact Mark Brechbiel at (760) 753-0155 ext. 3001

LWD is proud to help and support our local teachers and their projects that will educate their students about water resource management and ocean water pollution prevention. Virtual Curriculum ideas are acceptable due to COVID-19 restrictions. All projects will benefit over 6,000 students in the Encinitas Union School District, San Dieguito Unified High School District and San Marcos Unified School Distrct. See complete list of eligible schools below.