Project Lead the Way & Dunwoody

Project Lead the Way Scholarship Application (PDF)

 

PLTW at Dunwoody College of Technology

Project Lead the Way (PLTW) is the leading provider of rigorous and innovative Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) curricular programs used in middle and high schools across the U.S.

PLTW’s mission is to ensure that America succeeds in the increasingly high-tech and high-skill global economy by partnering with middle schools and high schools to prepare students to become the most innovative and productive in the world.

Dunwoody College of Technology is a PLTW Scholarship Partner as well as an Admissions Partner.

Scholarship Partner
Who is eligible for funding?

Students admitted to Dunwoody College of Technology who have participated in, and passed, PLTW classes in high school (classes must have been taken within the past two years) are eligible to receive the PLTW Grant of up to $1,500.

  • Student must have program selection finalized by Friday, June 16, 2017
  • Student must have a 2.5 or higher GPA in their high school classes or an ACT composite score of 22 or higher 
  • Submit Scholarship Application
  • Student must submit at least one letter of recommendation from a teacher or school official
Additional funds may be available if these additional guidelines are met:
  • A student has a GPA of 3.5 or higher or an ACT composite score of 26 or higher
Admissions Partner
What we are looking for:
  • Student must have a 2.0 or higher GPA in their high school classes or an ACT composite score of 20 or higher
  • Applicants must attend Dunwoody College of Technology within two years of their high school graduation
  • Student must have program selection finalized by Friday, June 16, 2017
  • Student must turn in all admissions documents within 30 days of acceptance
Contact

For more information, contact Dunwoody PLTW liaison:
Macy Loja
Admissions Counselor
Phone: 612.381.3317
Fax: 612.677.3131
Email: mloja@dunwoody.edu

Links

National Project Lead the Way
Minnesota Chapter of Project Lead the Way