How can I become a donor?

All healthy men between the age of 18 and 40 years old can become sperm donors at Seattle Sperm Bank if they fulfill a number of physical and psychological parameters.

How can I become a donor?


  1. Fill out and submit an online donor application on this website.
  2. To begin the process to qualify for the Seattle Sperm Bank's donor program, please visit our lab Monday through Friday, between 6:30 am to 5:00 pm, or on Saturday from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm, to produce a first specimen.
  3. The specimen will be professionally analyzed and then you will be notified of the results. This initial sample will be destroyed following analysis. Please note that you will not be paid for submitting this initial test sample.
  4. If your initial sperm specimen is approved you will then return to the clinic to give a blood and urine sample and also get a physical exam from one of our doctors on staff. This exam will include answering questions concerning your family medical history.
  5. Once you pass the physical exam you can begin giving sperm donations. While each donation must be approved by our doctors in order for you to be paid, our approval rate is more than 90%. Donors receive $70 for each approved donation.


Why Donate?

Donating sperm is easy, convenient and rewarding. It’s a way for you to earn extra income and receive free medical support, while also helping someone realize their lifelong dream of starting a family. Some of the perks include: Earn up to $1,000 a month Earn referral bonuses Free STD and Genetic Testing Free physicals with our M.D.

Becoming a Sperm Donor

Click on this topic to view a video explaining the benefits and the process of becoming a sperm donor at Seattle Sperm Bank.

What are the requirements to become a donor?

You must be between 18 to 39 years old and in general good health. You must be able to donate 1 to 3 times per week at our lab in Seattle, WA. You must have a college degree or currently being enrolled in a college program.

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