AWS Educate

Your Cloud Journey Starts Here

During this unprecedented time of temporary and sustained school closings, we have developed a set of resources to help you and your teams:

Your Journey to a Cloud Career

AWS Educate is used in more than 200 countries and territories. It connects 2,400 institutions, over 10,000 educators, and hundreds of thousands of students.

Through AWS Educate, students and educators have access to content and programs developed to skill up for cloud careers in growing fields. AWS Educate also connects companies hiring for cloud skills to qualified student job seekers with the AWS Educate Job Board.

Where are you in your cloud journey?

Students Ages 18+

Students Ages 18+

Start from scratch or grow your AWS expertise with Cloud Career Pathways and Badges. Then, explore careers.

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K12 Students

K12 Students

Bring the cloud to life with interactive challenges and hands-on activities for students under 18.*

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Educators

Educators

Access AWS services, launch virtual classrooms, and use tools to help students learn the cloud.

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Cloud Degree Program

Cloud Degree Program

Collaborate with AWS Educate to develop two-year and four-year degrees in cloud computing.

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Employers

Employers

Post jobs to the AWS Educate Job Board and search student profiles to match the skills you're looking for.

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U.S. Veterans

U.S. Veterans

U.S Veterans, transitioning military, and their spouses can take advantage of cloud resources.

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AWS Educate for Institutions

Bring AWS Educate to your institution

Put the power of cloud learning in the hands of all instructors and students. By signing up as an AWS Educate member institution, your students and staff receive additional benefits, including more AWS Promotional Credit. Not sure if your school has joined? View our membership list.

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Features and benefits of AWS Educate

  • Cloud Career Pathways
  • Badges
  • AWS Console and Credits
  • Classrooms
  • PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
  • Job Board
  • Cloud Career Pathways
  • Cloud Career Pathways

    Explore Cloud Career Pathways to learn the top cloud skills in leading cloud careers. From Machine Learning Scientist to Application Developer, each pathway aligns to a specific job role and includes 25+ hours of self-paced content with knowledge checks. Earn credentials for completed pathways to share with prospective employers on the AWS Educate Job Board.
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  • Badges
  • AWS Educate Badges

    Unlock an AWS Educate badge in one of the industry's fastest growing interest areas including Alexa, gaming, and Internet of Things (IoT). Each badge features 10-15 hours of self-paced content to expand your cloud skillset.
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  • AWS Console and Credits
  • AWS Console and Credits

    Student members receive up to $100 in AWS Promotional Credit with an AWS Educate Starter Account and educator members receive up to $200 in AWS Promotional Credit to start building in the cloud. Enroll in AWS Educate to explore AWS services.
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  • Classrooms
  • AWS Educate Classrooms

    Educators can create a virtual classroom for their students to learn about the cloud in a hands-on environment. Each classroom supports a different set of services ideal for learning various cloud topics, such as big data or machine learning.
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  • PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
  • Professional Development

    Expand your cloud skills through AWS Educate courses or AWS Training and Certification programs. Other resources include instructional videos and self-paced labs. Discounts may be available for some training.
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  • Job Board
  • AWS Educate Job Board

    Access thousands of cloud jobs and internships from Amazon and other companies across the globe on the AWS Educate Job Board. Customize your online portfolio with pathway credentials and earn badges to attract recruiters or companies.
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AWS Educate members making an impact around the world

Student Story

Dolica Gopisetty used AWS Educate to skill up on cloud computing and prepare her for the workforce. Hear how she describes AWS Educate as the "all-in-one" cloud wallet.

Educator Story

Donal O'Mahoney of Trinity College Dublin describes how AWS Educate gives him the flexibility to expose students to the normal AWS experience but in an academic-friendly way.

AWS Educate Cloud Degree Story

Northern Virginia Community College (NOVA) rolled out a cloud computing specialization as part of its Information Systems Technology Associate of Applied Science degree.

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Get started with AWS Educate today

Getting started is simple. Register for an account today and take advantage of all that AWS Educate has to offer.

*The ability for employers to message students within AWS Educate and the AWS Educate Interview Accelerator are currently only available in the United States. AWS makes no recommendations regarding specific job listings or hiring companies. In addition, AWS assumes no responsibility for (i) the contents, accuracy, or completeness of any job listing, (ii) the availability or unavailability of any jobs referenced in job listings, or (iii) any communications between hiring companies and AWS Educate members that may result from job listings. Use of the AWS Educate Job Board features is subject to the AWS Educate Terms & Conditions.

AWS Educate provides its members with no cost access to learning content and AWS services designed to build knowledge and skills in cloud computing. It is available globally to students who are 14 or older, with the exceptions of China, Switzerland, and European Economic Area countries (16 or older); and Algeria, Lebanon, and Portugal (18 or older). The AWS Educate Terms & Conditions govern participation in the AWS Educate Program. Use of AWS Promotional Credits are subject to the AWS Promotional Credit Terms & Conditions.