PLTW Grant Opportunities Roundup: September 2020 Edition

We’re excited to share current school grant opportunities made possible by generous support from our partners!

Check out our roundup of opportunities below and see complete details for each on our Funding and Grant Opportunities page.

 

Regional Opportunity – In Partnership with Arconic Foundation

Eligibility: Public or charter schools located within 25 miles of the following Arconic communities are eligible to apply:

  • Arkansas: Springdale
  • Arizona: Chandler
  • Indiana: Lafayette
  • Iowa: Davenport
  • New York: Massena
  • Pennsylvania: Bloomsburg, Cranberry, Lancaster, Pittsburgh
  • Tennessee: Alcoa

PLTW Program(s) and Grant Award(s):

  • PLTW Gateway
    • Total Award: Implementation grant - $10,000
    • Total Award: Expansion grant - $10,000
  • PLTW Engineering
    • Total Award: Implementation grant - $10,000
    • Total Award: Expansion grant - $10,000 

Apply By: November 20, 2020

 

Regional Opportunity – In Partnership with Chevron California

Eligibility: Public and charter schools located within the following California counties will be notified if they are eligible to apply:

  • Alameda County
  • Contra Costa County
  • Fresno County
  • Kern County
  • L.A. County
  • Monterrey County

PLTW Program(s) and Grant Award(s):

  • PLTW Launch
    • Total Award: Implementation grant - $10,000
      • 2021-22: $7,500
      • 2022-23: $2,500
  • PLTW Gateway
    • Total Award: Implementation grant - $20,000
      • 2021-22: $10,000
      • 2022-23: $10,000
    • Total Award: Expansion grant - $10,000
  • PLTW Computer Science
    • Total Award: Implementation grant - $20,000
      • 2020-21: $15,000
      • 2021-22: $5,000
    • Total Award: Expansion grant - $10,000
  • PLTW Engineering
    • Total Award: Implementation grant - $30,000
      • 2020-21: $15,000
      • 2021-22: $15,000
    • Total Award: Expansion grant - $10,000

Apply By: November 13, 2020

 

Regional Opportunity – In Partnership with Chevron Houston

Eligibility: Public and charter schools located within the following Texas school districts are eligible to apply:

  • Aldine ISD
  • Alief ISD
  • Channelview ISD
  • Galena Park ISD
  • Houston ISD
  • Sheldon ISD

PLTW Program(s) and Grant Award(s):

  • PLTW Launch
    • Total Award: Implementation grant - $10,000
      • 2021-22: $7,500
      • 2022-23: $2,500
    • Total Award: Expansion grant - $10,000
  • PLTW Gateway
    • Total Award: Implementation grant - $20,000
      • 2021-22: $10,000
      • 2022-23: $10,000
    • Total Award: Expansion grant - $10,000
  • PLTW Computer Science
    • Total Award: Implementation grant - $20,000
      • 2021-22: $15,000
      • 2022-23: $5,000
    • Total Award: Expansion grant - $10,000
  • PLTW Engineering
    • Total Award: Implementation grant - $30,000
      • 2021-22: $15,000
      • 2022-23: $15,000

Apply By: November 6, 2020

 

State Opportunity – In Partnership with the Indiana Commission for Higher Education

Eligibility: Indiana public and charter schools are eligible to apply. Grants will support PLTW Core Training registration fees for teachers.

PLTW Program(s) and Grant Award(s):

  • PLTW Launch
    • Total Award: $1,000
  • PLTW Gateway
    • Total Award: $1,200
  • PLTW Engineering
    • Total Award: $2,400
  • PLTW Biomedical Science
    • Total Award: $2,400

Apply By: November 13, 2020

 

Regional Opportunity – In Partnership with John Deere

Eligibility: Public, private, and charter schools located within 40 miles of the following John Deere facilities are eligible to apply:

  • California: Torrance
  • Georgia: Augusta
  • Illinois: Champaign, Quad Cities
  • Iowa: Des Moines, Dubuque, Ottumwa, Paton, Quad Cities, Waterloo
  • Kansas: Coffeyville
  • Louisiana: Thibodaux
  • Missouri: Springfield
  • North Carolina: Raleigh-Durham
  • North Dakota: Fargo, Valley City
  • Tennessee: Greeneville
  • Wisconsin: Horicon

PLTW Program(s) and Grant Award(s):

  • PLTW Launch
    • Total Award: Implementation grant - $10,000
      • 2021-22: $7,500
      • 2022-23: $2,500
    • Total Award: Expansion grant - $5,000 
  • PLTW Gateway (computer science or engineering pathways)
    • Total Award: Implementation grant - $20,000
      • 2021-22: $10,000
      • 2022-23: $10,000
    • Total Award: Expansion grant - $10,000
  • PLTW Computer Science
    • Total Award: Implementation grant - $20,000
      • 2021-22: $10,000
      • 2022-23: $5,000
      • 2023-24: $5,000
    • Total Award: Expansion grant - $10,000
  • PLTW Engineering
    • Total Award: Implementation grant - $35,000
      • 2021-22: $10,000
      • 2022-23: $15,000
      • 2023-24: $10,000
    • Total Award: Expansion grant - $10,000

Apply By: December 18, 2020


Regional Opportunity – In Partnership with Toyota USA Foundation

Eligibility: Public and charter schools located within 50 miles of the following Toyota facilities are eligible to apply:

  • Alabama: Huntsville
  • Indiana: Princeton
  • Kentucky: Georgetown
  • Michigan: Ann Arbor
  • Missouri: Troy
  • Mississippi: Blue Springs
  • Tennessee: Jackson
  • Texas: Plano and San Antonio
  • West Virginia: Buffalo

PLTW Program(s) and Grant Award(s):

  • PLTW Launch
    • Total Award: Implementation grant - $10,000
      • 2020-21: $5,000
      • 2021-22: $5,000
  • PLTW Gateway
    • Total Award: Implementation grant - $20,000
      • 2020-21: $10,000
      • 2021-22: $10,000
  • PLTW Computer Science
    • Total Award: Implementation grant - $20,000
      • 2021-22: $10,000
      • 2022-23: $5,000
      • 2023-24: $5,000
  • PLTW Engineering
    • Total Award: Implementation grant - $35,000
      • 2020-21: $15,000
      • 2021-22: $10,000
      • 2022-23: $10,000

Apply By: November 20, 2020