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Microsoft Corporation matching donations on Microsoft Surface Go for Education projects, starting January 28, 2019

Update 4/17/2019: 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. We are thrilled to see all of the amazing Microsoft Surface Go for Education projects our teacher community created! 

Update 3/10/2019: Funding for this match is running low. We anticipate all funding will be applied to eligible projects within the next 2 weeks. If you have a project idea in the works, submit as soon as possible for the best chance to receive matched donations!

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What kind of match?

All qualifying projects will receive a 2X Match. That means a $20 donation will become a $40 donation.

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.

How to qualify:

  • Create a standard supplies project requesting one of the following Microsoft Surface Go for Education items from our CDW vendor. Search by Item # to guarantee you get the correct item:

Product name

CDW Item #

Unit Price on CDW

Microsoft Surface Go 10" Pentium Gold 4415Y 4GB RAM 64GB EDU - Silver

5178170

$374.05

Microsoft Surface Go 10" Pentium Gold 4415Y 8GB RAM 128GB SSD EDU - Silver

5178174

$509.08

 

  • You may also request any of the following additional Microsoft accessories from our CDW vendor, in addition to one of the Surface Go for Education models listed above. Search by Item # to guarantee you get the correct items:

Product name

CDW Item #

Unit Price on CDW

Microsoft Surface Go Type Cover EDU - Black

5178236

$87.88

Microsoft Surface Go Typer Cover EDU Cobalt Blue

5178242

$113.55

Microsoft Surface Go Signature Type Cover Burgundy

5178508

$113.55

Microsoft Surface Docking Station

3862762

$164.90

Microsoft Surface Pen stylus Bluetooth 4.0 black

4641237

$87.88

Microsoft Surface Pen stylus Bluetooth 4.0 burgundy

4668443

$87.88

Microsoft Surface Pen - stylus - Bluetooth 4.0 - platinum

4637708

$87.88

Microsoft Surface Pen stylus Bluetooth 4.0 platinum EDU only

4762828

$87.88

  • Keep your total project goal low to increase your project’s chance at success. 

Create your project

What won’t qualify:

  • Projects with a total project goal over $3,000 (including taxes, shipping, fees, and the suggested donation to support DonorsChoose.org) will not qualify for this match.
  • Projects that do not include Microsoft products from the lists above are not eligible for this match.
  • Projects that request any non-Microsoft items, or items from vendors other than CDW.

With thanks to Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft Education believes in empowering every student on the planet to achieve more and is honored to match donations for these projects, empowering students and teachers to unlock limitless learning. With Surface, they’re putting the most adaptive device for teaching and learning into the hands of teachers and students around the country - removing the typical barriers as we move between analog and digital worlds.