Calling all Atlantans Who Are Helping K-12 Students Reach Their Full Potential!

Enter for a chance to win up to $20,000 to fund programs and activities that help area students.

On behalf of the Greater Atlanta McDonald’s Owner/Operators, welcome to the Golden Grants submission page! Through Golden Grants, we are giving away money to help fuel the imagination, education and growth of Atlanta-area students.

Local educators and individuals who represent programs and organizations that serve K-12 students are invited to apply for one of 12 Golden Grants totaling $40,000. This program is funded by local McDonald’s owner/operators who want to help inspire Atlanta students, one grant at a time.

Grants will be awarded in the following amounts based on creativity, innovation, need and hands-on application of projects:

  • One $20,000 grant
  • One $10,000 grant
  • Ten $1,000 grants

Qualifying activities include, but are not limited to, the following, as long as need is demonstrated:

  • Arts activities
  • Education initiatives
  • Mentorship and empowerment programs
  • After-school programs
  • Community service
  • Sports activities, and more

Interested teachers can apply for a 2018 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.

Application Deadline: Friday, November 2, 2018

Winners Notified: Tuesday, December 18, 2018

One application per program/initiative/organization will be accepted.


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