GitHub provides discounts to educational institutions, nonprofits, and libraries seeking to collaborate on private repositories in organizations.

Discounts for schools and universities

GitHub provides discounted and free Team plans for organizations to teachers, researchers, and employees of educational institutions that grant credentials. You can request a discount for your classroom, research, or other academic project on our education page.

Discounts for nonprofits and libraries

GitHub provides free Team plans for organizations with unlimited private repositories and unlimited users to qualifying 501(c)3 (or equivalent) organizations and libraries. You can request a discount for your organization on our nonprofit page.

If your organization is already on a paid plan, your organization's last transaction will be refunded once your nonprofit discount has been applied.

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