As of July 25th, funding for this match offer has been fully applied to eligible projects and donations are no longer being matched. We will update this page if additional funding becomes available.
Starting May 10th, all qualifying projects will receive a 2X match. That means a $20 donation will become a $40 donation, and so on.
If your project meets the criteria below, new donations on your project will be matched as long as funding remains. You will see the match offer applied to your project as soon as it is approved and live on the site. Please note, the match offer will not appear during Friends and Family Pre-Funding (the period when our team is reviewing your project).
How to qualify:
- Teach in a rural community where more than half of students are eligible to receive free or reduced-price lunch
- Request under $1,000 for your total project goal, including taxes, shipping, fees, and the suggested donation to support DonorsChoose
- Select the STEM subject area
Frequently Asked Questions:
Q: Is there a limit to how much funding I can receive?
Eligible teachers can receive up to $3,000 from this funding opportunity across all their eligible projects
With thanks to General Motors
Through investments in hands-on, immersive learning GM is working to help make STEM more equitable & accessible. They understand that addressing the unique needs of rural classrooms is critical to achieve this goal.