EIN 36-4802935

Project Lead the Way (PLTW)

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Project Lead The Way is a preK-12 initiative that empowers students and teachers across the U.S. to thrive in an evolving world through pathways in computer science, engineering, and biomedical science. Located in Indianapolis, IN, PLTW provides a transformative learning experience to equip students with the knowledge and skills necessary to succeed.
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Program areas at PLTW

PLTW provides a transformative learning experience for prek-12 students and teachers across the u.s. Through our pathways in computer science, engineering, and biomedical science. PLTW empowers students to develop in-demand knowledge and skills necessary to thrive in an evolving world, and provides teachers with the support and resources they need to devote more time to inspiring students. PLTW students and teachers find additional support from our larger network of prek-12 schools, administrators colleges and universities, and corporate and philanthropic partner across the country united around a passion for providing students with inspiring, engaging, and empowering learning opportunities.

Grants made by PLTW

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Future Farmers of America - Ilo188 Chicago High School of AgProgram Implementation$250,000
Future Farmers of America - Ilo188 Chicago High School of AgProgram Implementation$250,000
Hmong College Prep Academy (HCPA)Program Implementation$50,000
...and 35 more grants made totalling $1,212,878

Who funds Project Lead the Way (PLTW)

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
American Online Giving FoundationGeneral Support$1,375,248
Jacobson Family Foundation TrustEducation$599,500
Arconic FoundationPLTW Grants Supported By Arconic Foundation$250,000
...and 9 more grants received

Personnel at PLTW

David DimmettBoard Member
David Dimmett Ed DPresident and Chief Executive Officer$499,443
Samuel CoxChief Operations and Logistics Officer$236,688
Samuel Adams, CPAExecutive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Brandi Davis-HandyChief Marketing and Comms.$255,955
...and 24 more key personnel

Financials for PLTW

RevenuesFYE 06/2023
Total grants, contributions, etc.$5,291,905
Program services$34,814,675
Investment income and dividends$1,342,220
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$1,315
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$-72,122
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$19,631,166
Miscellaneous revenues$14,651
Total revenues$61,023,810

Form 990s for PLTW

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2023-062023-12-22990View PDF
2023-062023-11-14990View PDF
2022-062022-11-14990View PDF
2021-062021-11-15990View PDF
2020-062021-04-02990View PDF

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Data update history
May 19, 2024
Received grants
Identified 3 new grant, including a grant for $1,375,248 from American Online Giving Foundation
April 24, 2024
Updated personnel
Identified 2 new personnel
January 22, 2024
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2023
January 2, 2024
Received grants
Identified 4 new grant, including a grant for $599,500 from Jacobson Family Foundation Trust
January 1, 2024
Used new vendors
Identified 4 new vendors, including , , , and
Nonprofit Types
SchoolsEducational service providersCharities
LobbyingNational levelReceives government fundingCommunity engagement / volunteeringTax deductible donations
General information
5939 Castle Creek Dr N
Indianapolis, IN 46250
Metro area
Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
Marion County, IN
Website URL
(317) 669-0200
IRS details
Fiscal year end
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
B90: Educational Services
NAICS code, primary
611710: Educational Support Services
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