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CSR Accolades

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Photo 1: Through our programs and with the help of our employees, we inspire the next generation. Simply put, our global programs are developing the engineers, scientists, manufacturers and entrepreneurs of the future.

Photo 2: At Pratt & Whitney, we're shaping the communities of the future, empowering our employees across the globe to positively impact the communities where they live and work.

Photo 3: We're a proud supporter of the United Way, and have been since our founding in 1925. Today, our partnership allows us to help a broad range of non-profit organizations within our U.S. site communities.

Photo 4: Through UTC's partnership with The Library Project, Pratt & Whitney volunteers have contributed to the donation of more than 100,000 books for elementary school libraries in rural China.

Photo 5: Our Project STEM group is committed to using hands-on activities to inspire the next generation to join the STEM fields.


At Pratt & Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corporation (UTC), we are laser focused on innovation and performance – it's how we design, manufacture and maintain the world's best and most advanced aircraft engines. The same can be said of our corporate social responsibility (CSR) program, where we focus our support on programs and partnerships that:

  • • Inspire the next generation
  • • Empower our employees to positively impact their communities
  • • Emphasize innovation and technology.

Maximizing Our Employees' Impact: Matching Gift and Volunteer Grant Programs

Thanks to UTC's Matching Gift Program, Pratt & Whitney matches U.S. employee donations to qualified nonprofit organizations. We have matched millions of dollars in employee contributions, enabling our valued employees to maximize the impact of the contributions that are near and dear to them.

Through UTC's Volunteer Grant Program, fulltime employees may apply for a $250 grant for nonprofit organizations to which they volunteer. To be eligible, an employee must be actively involved with the organization for at least one year and volunteer a minimum of 60 hours per calendar year.

To learn more about these programs' guidelines or to submit a new request, click here.

Shaping Sustainable Communities: Green Power Grant Program

Our Green Power Grant program empowers our employees to engage with their communities to improve their local environments. Since the program's inception, our employees have championed more than 60 projects in our global communities to sustainability causes championed by our employees. Click here for a summary of some of our employees' 2015 projects, funded by Green Power Grants.

Grant Applications

Pratt & Whitney accepts applications for grant funding online. To learn more about UTC's contributions program, click here. To apply for funding from Pratt & Whitney, click here.