Drinking Water Week Poster & Essay Contest

Drinking Water Week is May 2 - 8, 2021

The City of League City is proud to announce its annual Drinking Water Week Poster Contest for students in grades K-8. Water is essential to life and is one of our most precious resources. The City of League City has set goals for reducing water consumption and has embarked on a program to promote water conservation awareness throughout our community. This is an exciting opportunity for students to show their artistic talents, win an honorary award, and help our conservation program by creating a poster that shows the importance of water in our lives!

Captain H2O Graphic
Graphic water splash

Contest Guidelines

  • Poster must be produced horizontally (landscape) on 11” x 17” white paper
  • Any two-dimensional art medium may be used
  • Three dimensional posters will not be accepted
  • Students must work independently (no collaboration with other students)
  • Only original artwork will be accepted. Computer-generated drawings will not be considered.
  • Reproduction of popular cartoon characters will be disqualified.
  • Posters will not be returned. They will remain the property of the City of League City and may
  • be reproduced.


Awards will be given for first, second, and third place in each category.

  • 1st Place – Honorary Award/Plaque
  • 2nd Place – Honorary Plaque
  • 3rd Place – Honorary Plaque

Judging Criteria

All entries will be judged on originality, creativity, neatness, artwork, and ability to convey the message of water conservation.


All entries must be delivered by Monday, May 3, 2021 at 6 p.m. to be eligible.

Winners will be recognized at a future televised City Council meeting and their photographs and posters will be published on Channel 16.

Graphic water splash

Essay Contest 

The City of League City is pleased to announce its 7th annual Drinking Water Week Essay Contest for students in grades 9-12.


Awards will be awarded for the first three places in each category and winners will be awarded at a future televised City Council Meeting. First, second and third place winners will be selected and will receive: honorary award/plaque for first place, and for second and third place they will receive an honorary plaque.


The essay contest deadline is Monday, May 3, 2021 at 6 p.m.