Education

Supplies and savings

for education

 

Simplify purchasing to advance the learning mission.

Solutions and supplies to support distance learning

Empowering educators to innovate and adapt during COVID-19.

  • Amazon business

    Empower teachers, faculty, and staff

    A user-friendly online buying experience makes finding and purchasing supplies easy, and built-in tools make approvals effortless. More than 80% of orders are reviewed by the appropriate school or district approver in less than 24 hours.
  • Amazon business

    Save administrators time

    Consolidate miscellaneous spend into one channel that integrates with your existing eprocurement system. Administrators can set guidelines for buyers and simply monitor compliance. Use Pay by Invoice to make it even simpler for those in your organization to purchase, and for administrators to reconcile invoices and track spending.

  • Amazon business

    Give more to students

    Stretch your budget further with business-only pricing, discounts, and flexible payment options. Plus, get supplies faster so you are ready for wherever the learning journey leads.

80%

of the 100 largest education organizations in the U.S. use Amazon Business

“We have three center directors on one Amazon Business account. I see the purchases, approve them, and they’re delivered. It’s just hard to beat that value proposition for us.”

— Salman Ahmad, The Goddard School Franchisor

Features built for educational organizations of all sizes

From early childhood to K-12 to higher education, Amazon Business has solutions that make buying easier for educators and administrators.
  • Selection and pricing advantages

    Find millions of products in education-relevant categories like books, office supplies, and janitorial, with quantity discounts on eligible products.

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  • Analytics

    Make smarter budgeting decisions with tools to analyze and report spending data with visibility by school or site.
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  • Flexible account settings

    Connect all staff to one account where you can set up workflows, tax-exempt purchasing, and buy through the OMNIA Partners contract.
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  • Free shipping

    Get what you need with Amazon’s world-class fulfillment capabilities.

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Discover how Amazon Business serves a variety of educational organizations

Get the best of Amazon Business with Business Prime

Access features like advanced analytics and dashboards, and custom purchasing policy controls for every user on an Amazon Business account.

 

Learn more about Business Prime

  • Free shipping

    Get FREE delivery (on eligible orders).

  • Guided Buying and Spend Visibility

    Create purchasing policy rules, analyze spending patterns, and monitor compliance to inform your budgeting decisions.
  • Extended terms for Pay by Invoice

    Get 45- or 60-day payment terms with eligible enterprise-level Business Prime membership plans upon approval.

Examine the potential ROI of Amazon Business with Business Prime

  • + $130K

    estimated savings over three years for organizations spending +$1.2M with 110 purchasers*

  • 555%

    potential ROI over three years*

  • 3

    average months for total implementation and deployment time*

* Based on a Forrester-developed composite organization built from data gathered from customer interviews to reflect the value that Amazon Business could have on an enterprise organization that uses Business Prime and spends $1.2M yearly on Amazon Business with 110 purchasers.

The University of Washington consolidates purchasing, gets greater visibility

UW reduced costs by consolidating purchases under a single master account on Amazon Business. Now, faculty and staff have greater autonomy and an easier purchasing experience.

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$154,000

Saved annually

“With Amazon Business, we have new opportunities to cut costs. This allows us to do better for our students, and that’s what we care most about.”

— Rick Gay, Director of Procurement Services, Spring Branch Independent School District

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Amazon Business and OMNIA Partners

Participating members can leverage an OMNIA Partners contract to purchase on Amazon Business across multiple categories.

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PEPPM and Amazon Business

Participating PEPPM members can drive efficiencies and improve compliance with this Amazon Business cooperative contract. PEPPM, a non-profit public purchasing cooperative, awarded Amazon Business a competitively-solicited contract that opens Amazon Business up to all registered PEPPM members.

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