Innovators High Desert Water Summit is an annual half-day event that introduces middle and high school students to the world of water. With various presentations from industry leaders, students can explore the problems and challenges facing the sustainability of our most valuable resource — water. Additionally, students will get to hear from our Essay Contest winner, and the team results will be revealed from our Curiosity Quest Problem Solvers competition.This year's theme is "Vision: Solving Old Problems with New Technology." Students will learn how the water industry uses innovation, ingenuity, and vision to ensure the community has access to clean water for residents, businesses, industry, and agriculture. The water summit will include breakout sessions, free lunch, and more! Mojave Water Agency will provide transportation reimbursement for one bus per school district.Mojave Water Agency is now accepting essays and introduction videos for its annual essay contest. Download the writing prompt and rules here. The contest is open to all high school students within Mojave Water Agency's service area. The winner will be awarded a $3,000 scholarship, and the two runners up will each receive a $1,000 scholarship. Essays and vidoes are due by 5 p.m. Nov. 18. Email submissions to Public Information Specialist Bryan Kawasaki at firstname.lastname@example.org.The Water Summit will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Feb. 14, 2020 at High Desert Church, Victorville Campus. Download the Whova app to register today! For more information, contact Public Information Specialist at email@example.com or 760-946-7001.