Esri offers a variety of programs to support groups and individuals working for social and environmental benefit. We offer free or discounted software, hardware, data, training, and services for both online and desktop use. We also sponsor many community events for nonprofits including conferences, workshops, and classes.
Our current programs are listed below. You may apply to any that you are eligible for and that fit your needs.
- Nonprofit Program: For formal tax-exempt organizations in any country (i.e., 501(c) in the U.S.), to order ArcGIS license subscriptions for a modest annual administration fee and enjoy membership benefit discounts on Esri books, conferences and training. See details.
- Education Program: For schools, colleges and universities, students, youth groups, and public institutions, like libraries, museums, zoos, and gardens, needing classroom, school, or campus license options and to participate in a large community of educators. See details.
- Techsoup Program: For Nonprofits who need GIS kits of book, course, and a permanent ArcGIS license, and other types of charitable technology grants and to join the Techsoup community of 250,000 other nonprofit organizations. Visit techsoup. International groups, visit techsoup global.
- Conservation Program: For ANY type of group, nonprofit, or individual worldwide (not just conservation) willing to spend time researching Esri products and describing your finances so you can request any Esri permanent products or services in any quantity for any amount you wish to offer, and to participate in a worldwide community of conservationists and social activists. Visit Conservation GIS.