Teacher Grants

Note: Unfortunately, we have had online issues with the GasSouth Education Teacher Grant process. Recipients may not be notified until June or July. Recipient names will be posted as soon as they are notified. Thank you for your patience as we resolve the issues.

Inspiring Atlanta students, one grant at a time!

Win up to $20,000 for programs and activities that help area students.

Your McDonald’s of Greater Atlanta Owner/Operators 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
  • Technology
  • COVID-19 relief-related efforts

Interested teachers can apply for a 2021 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.