AWS for Nonprofits & NGOs

Using technology to solve the world's most pressing issues

Amazon Web Services (AWS) is dedicated to a world where every person has the opportunity to live a life of dignity on a healthy planet. Tens of thousands of nonprofits and non-governmental organizations worldwide use AWS to increase their impact and advance mission goals.

Whether you are working to improve the performance of donor-facing websites, enhancing data practices through managed databases and analytics, propelling research through machine learning, or improving remote monitoring with the Internet of Things (IoT), AWS is here to help.

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AWS programs for nonprofits

These programs are designed to enable organizations of all sizes to overcome barriers to technology adoption, while enhancing the scale, performance, and capabilities of mission operations.

AWS Credit Program for Nonprofits

AWS Credit Program for Nonprofits

The AWS Credit program provides access to $2,000 in AWS Promotional Credits, enabling nonprofits to implement cloud-based solutions and meet their mission goals without upfront investment in physical infrastructure.

AWS Imagine Grant Program

AWS Imagine Grant Program

The AWS Imagine Grant program is a public grant opportunity open to registered 501(c) nonprofit organizations in the United States who are using technology to solve the world’s most pressing challenges.

AWS Cloud Credit for Research

AWS Cloud Credit for Research

The AWS Cloud Credit for Research program supports organizations that seek to accelerate their research outcomes through high-performance computing, allowing them to focus on science — not servers.

What's new

Fix This, a new podcast by AWS, is live

Fix This, a new podcast by AWS, is now available for streaming and download on Apple Podcasts, Google Play, Spotify, Stitcher, TuneIn, Overcast, iHeartRadio, and via RSS. Fix This is a bi-weekly podcast of bite-sized stories about how tech makes the world a better place. Leaders from around the globe share how they use technology to fix some of the world’s most pressing issues.

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AWS re:Invent 2019 Nonprofit Hackathon for Good crowns winner to support mental and emotional well-being nonprofit

At the AWS re:Invent 2019 Nonprofit Hackathon for Good, sponsored by Accenture Business Group, more than 150 AWS re:Invent attendees put their minds together to develop solutions for real-world challenges from four nonprofits: Best Friends Animal Society, SkyTruth, Urban Institute, and Vibrant Emotional Health.

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re:Invent 2018 hackathon winning solution goes live on Giving Tuesday 2019 to benefit GameChanger Charity

On Giving Tuesday, GameChanger Charity hosted a live stream on Twitch to raise money and awareness about their mission. And this year’s fundraising included the winning solution from last year’s AWS re:Invent 2018 hackathon.

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Imagine Grant nonprofit organization winners announced

Finding cures for childhood cancer. Stopping illegal fuel dumping in our oceans. Sharing knowledge and culture. Giving unbanked populations a financial voice. Guiding women facing life-threatening breast cancer diagnoses. Helping veterans access the support they’ve earned. This year’s AWS Imagine Grant Program winners are tackling big challenges using technology.

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Fix This, a new podcast by AWS, is live

Fix This, a new podcast by AWS, is now available for streaming and download on Apple Podcasts, Google Play, Spotify, Stitcher, TuneIn, Overcast, iHeartRadio, and via RSS. Fix This is a bi-weekly podcast of bite-sized stories about how tech makes the world a better place. Leaders from around the globe share how they use technology to fix some of the world’s most pressing issues.

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Nonprofit customer success spotlights around the world

Actions matter. Take a look at the ways nonprofits are using AWS to accomplish their missions. 

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  • United States
  • Latin America & Canada
  • Europe
  • Asia Pacific
  • Global

AWS aligns with your mission

Businesses across Amazon invest in the nonprofit community. Explore the links below to learn about how these businesses are catering to nonprofits, building programs, and increasing social impact.

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