Software partnership program for nonprofit innovators

Supporting nonprofit innovators

The Autodesk Technology Impact Program donates software to nonprofits that use design to address epic challenges. The Autodesk Technology Impact Program is managed in partnership with TechSoup. If you work for a nonprofit that is actively engaged in designing a better world, you may be eligible for this program. Find out now.

Nonprofit organizations may order up to 2 licenses per year of the following products from TechSoup:

Building Design Suite Ultimate
Product Design Suite Ultimate
Infrastructure Design Suite Ultimate
Entertainment Creation Suite Ultimate
AutoCAD for Mac

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See solutions created by Technology Impact nonprofits

Free software licenses help D-Rev improve lives

Transforming lives
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
MASS Design Group designs health facilities and other crucial infrastructure in parts of the world where they are needed most.

Free software licenses help KickStart design tools for farmers

Improving livelihood
KickStart International designs simple moneymaking tools that help African farmers start profitable businesses and rise out of poverty.


Find out if your organization qualifies

Eligible organizations must:

  • Be recognized as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit entity by the IRS (organizations outside the U.S. 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 software and use it exclusively on work that advances their organizational mission

Organizations may not:

  • Advocate, support, or practice discrimination based on race, color, 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

To apply, please visit the TechSoup page. For more information, contact technologyimpact@autodesk.com.

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