Riverside Public Utilities Engineering Essay Contest 2019

Published: 09/04/2019

Attention Riverside High School Students

Here’s a great chance to write and submit an original essay responding to the topic below. Winners will be awarded cash prizes on overall writing skill, organization, originality, understanding of Riverside’s unique water supply, and incorporation of technical information.

Final deadline to submit completed essays is on

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 20, 2019 at 5 PM


Winners & Awards

Riverside Public Utilities will present three cash awards:

1st Place

2nd Place

3rd Place



How can RPU continue to provide clean, reliable drinking water as Riverside’s population grows?



September 2, 2019 Submission Portal Opens
December 20, 2019 Submission Portal Closed
February 20, 2020 Winners Announced



City of Riverside staff will review all submissions. Judges decisions are final. There will be three winners chosen.



For a complete list of rules an guidelines, visit: RiversidePublicUtilities.com/education


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