Software partnership program for non-profit innovators

Supporting charity software innovation

The Autodesk Technology Impact program donates software to non-profit organisations that use design to solve epic challenges. Autodesk supports them by granting up to 2 charity software licences for only US$30 per licence. If you work for a non-profit organisation that is actively engaged in designing a better world, you may be eligible for this program. Find out now.

The Technology Impact Program offers up to 2 licences for the following design and creation suites:

Building Design Suite Premium
Product Design Suite Premium
Infrastructure Design Suite Premium
Entertainment Creation Suite Ultimate



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Helping to solve epic challenges through the power of design.
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See solutions created by Technology Impact non-profit organisations

Free software licenses help D-Rev improve lives

Transforming lives (US site)
D-Rev designs and develops devices and products to improve the health and income of people living on less than $4
a day.

Free software licenses help MASS Design Group design crucial infrastructure

Building to heal (US site)
MASS Design Group designs health facilities and other crucial infrastructure in the parts of the world where they are needed most.

Free software licenses help KickStart design tools for farmers

Improving livelihoods (US site)
KickStart International designs simple money-making tools that help African farmers start profitable businesses and rise out of poverty.

Find out if your organisation qualifies

Eligible organisations must:

  • Be recognised as a 501(c)(3) non-profit entity by the IRS (organisations outside the US must submit government documentation verifying their not-for-profit status)
  • Have a demonstrable need for design and engineering software and meet system requirements
  • Be the sole users of the software and use it exclusively on work that advances their organisational mission

Organisations may not:

  • Advocate, support, or practice discrimination based on race, colour, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship, age, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, mental or physical disability, or any other classification protected by law
  • Have as an explicit purpose the nomination or election of candidates to a political office, or donations to political causes
  • Promote a religious belief or faith as a primary mission
  • Have purchased Autodesk software previously

Final approval for participation in this program is at the sole discretion of Autodesk. Similarly, Autodesk may change or delete eligibility requirements or other components of this program at any time.

To apply, please complete and submit an application (US site). For more information, contact

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