CARTO Grants for Good

From local community institutions to global organizations, CARTO Grants are for nonprofit organizations with limited resources working to have an impact on climate change, our environment, society, and the world through data education, advocacy and activism.

Our grantees have access to:

  • Location Intelligence Software

    Year licenses to a personal account and significant discounts on Enterprise plans. Grants are based on need and impact on a case by case basis.

  • A powerful network of changemakers

    Connect with our Ambassadors, grantees, and community with special events, workshops, and meetups to grow your network.

  • Community Resources

    Get hands-on training for your team, ask us questions via email, and access our active community of problem solvers online.

Startup Grants

Just starting your business? We were there once. Launch your Location intelligence enterprise with CARTO infrastructure and the technical tools you need to make your vision a reality.

  • Jumpstart your ideas

    Startup Grants are for pre-series A startups looking to quickly ramp up development and launch their product or service.

  • Connect with incubators and developers

    We partner with startup incubators to further accelerate our grantees. Our open source community can help you tackle any challenge.

Open Data

Data is at the heart of everything we do. If we can help you create, share, or expand open data initiatives on our platform let us know!

  • Hackathons

    From data hacks to competitions we offer free software for organizations and teams working on short term sprints.

  • Sustainable Development

    Working on improving open data accessibility and technology in poorly served areas? We want to help.

  • Data Partnerships

    We partner with civic leaders, local government, and open data curators to analyze, promote, educate communities about data and open source.

Looking for something else?

CARTO community programs are for limited non-commercial use by qualifying applicants. Learn how Location Intelligence drives business outcomes with CARTO Enterprise.

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CARTO Grants program supports organizations looking to create positive change in the world. Qualified organizations and companies include those with limited funding and capacity, and are unable to pay the discounted price of a CARTO account for nonprofits.

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