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Join us on a Journey into the Cloud

Students, join or lead an AWS Cloud Club in your region!

Meetup.com Map of Cloud Clubs worldwide
Find an AWS Cloud Club near you!
Our first award-winning AWS Cloud Clubs are open worldwide! Watch for one on a university campus near you.
Cloud Clubs are led by student leaders called Captains who organize events on their campus. Visit our Meetup page to find one near you.
AWS Cloud Clubs Captains
AWS Cloud Clubs Captains
Captains are expected to build community and increase awareness of AWS among their student communities.
Join them to earn perks such as certification exam vouchers and to participate in cross-club events, bespoke learning initiatives, and more.
AWS Cloud Clubs - next cohort
AWS Cloud Clubs - next cohort
Our application period for Cohort 3 has closed.
Our application cohorts are open twice a year. Learn more about AWS Cloud Clubs and meet some bar-raising Captains by visiting our Captain directory.

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Infrastructure Camp
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Machine Learning Camp
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AWS Cloud Clubs' Events

AWS Cloud Clubs around the world host local and regional events to educate student communities. Find more information about our events through individual Club pages!

AWS Summits

AWS Summits are a series of free online and in-person events that bring
the cloud computing community together to connect, collaborate, and
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AWS Community Days

Watch for AWS Community Days, including those focusing on students, in your region. Community Days are held worldwide in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, & Africa, as well as in Asia Pacific.

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