Inspiring Atlanta students, one grant at a time!
Get awarded for up to $20,000 for programs and activities that help area students.
McDonald’s restaurants throughout Greater Atlanta are fueling the imagination, education and growth of area students with Golden Grants, a local program that supports individuals, educators, programs and organizations serving students grades K–12.
Grants will be awarded in the following amounts based on creativity and hands-on application of projects:
- One grant awarded in the amount of $20,000
- One grant awarded in the amount of $10,000
- Ten grants awarded in the amount of $1,000
- Total: $40,000
Qualifying activities include the following, as long as need is demonstrated:
- Arts activities
- Education initiatives
- Mentorship and empowerment programs
- After-school programs
- Community service
- Sports activities
- COVID-19 relief-related efforts
Interested teachers can apply for a 2022 grant by choosing a county from the drop-down menu and completing the application. Only one application per program/initiative/organization will be accepted.
Click here for eligibility requirements.
Applications Open: Saturday, October 1, 2022
One application per program/initiative/organization will be accepted.
Application Deadline: Monday, November 7, 2022
Winner Announcement: December 2022