CARING FOR OUR WATERSHEDS: Colorado is open to students who live in the Colorado borders within the Cache la Poudre River Watershed and Big Thompson Watershed.

Students are asked to submit proposals that answer the question:

“What can you do to improve your watershed?”

  • Students will compete for over $6,000 in rewards
  • Participating schools and clubs are eligible for over $11,000 in rewards
  • Students who implement their ideas are eligible for additional funding


2019 Final Results

Congratulations to the 2019 CFW Finalists
Congratulations to the 2019 CFW Finalists

The final presentations were held at the Poudre Learning Center on May 10, 2019. Thank you to all of the students who participated in this contest. Over 300 entries were received!

After careful consideration, the $1,000 first place prize was awarded to Emma Lackey and Rachel Feinstein from Greeley Central High School for their proposal called, “Got Bags.”

The final competition was extremely close. Everyone did a great job!

View all of the Top Ten Finalists here.

Thank you to the Community Partners who help make CARING FOR OUR WATERSHEDS a success!