Earlier this month, Apple launched its annual 2020 Back to School promotion in Canada and United States. After offering free Beats headphones for five years under the promotion, Apple has now moved to offering AirPods with eligible Mac or iPad purchase.

Under the 2020 Back to School promotion, qualified educators and students can receive free second-generation AirPods with wired charging case on purchase of the following products:

  • MacBook Air
  • MacBook Pro
  • iMac
  • iMac Pro
  • iPad Air
  • iPad Pro

It is also possible to upgrade to second generation AirPods with wireless charging case for $40 or to AirPods Pro for $90 during the checkout process.

As is the case always, standard iPad, iPad Mini, Mac Mini and other refurbished Apple products are not a part of the campaign.

In addition to free AirPods, Apple also offers discount of upto $200 on Mac and upto $100 on iPad Pro. Apple 2020 Back to School promotion runs till Spetember 29, 2020 and and is available through the education store home on Apple Canada and Apple US websites. You may also visit the Apple Stores if there’s one open near your location or by calling 1-800-MY-APPLE. However, we urge you to place an order online amid COVID-19.

Apple AirPods Pro are currently available for $229.99 on Amazon US at the time of writing.

Spigen Urban Fit is our recommended case if you end up getting AirPods as a part of the promotion:

Please read the terms and conditions related to the program before making the purchase.