Teacher Grant Program

2021/2022 School Year Grant

LWD is now accepting Teacher Grant applications from schools within LWD's service area. During the 2021-2022 school year, LWD will award three grants up to $2,000 per grant to teachers in local elementary, middle, and high schools.  $6,000 has been allocated for this year's program.  The deadline to submit an application is Friday, November 19, 2021. Recipients will be notified during late January / early February 2022 and awarding of the grants will be during March 2022.

Grant recipients will be invited to attend LWD's Board of Directors meeting in March 2022 at the District Administrative office. 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 District. See complete list of eligible schools below.