Students, Power Up with AWS!

Wherever you are in your learning journey, find events, community, and skill development opportunities with AWS Academic Advocacy. On the way, discover the vibrant AWS student communities that are AWS Cloud Clubs, led by AWS student Captains worldwide.

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Get ready for the Global Generative AI Festival all through August 2024!

Students, educators, life-long learners, and all new-to-AI folks, we have something just for you.

Experience a burst of creativity at our Generative AI Festival, hosted by AWS Cloud Clubs, communities for students around the world! Every week in August, starting Aug 1, join us to complete a generative AI challenge that brings together students, tech enthusiasts, and creative minds from around the globe. This festival is designed to inspire, educate, and showcase the limitless potential of generative AI. Try your hand using Q Developer, PartyRock.aws, a challenging puzzle, a course just for you on Coursera, and an opportunity to witness generative AI on AWS in person in a workshop. Complete all 5 challenges and enter for a chance to win a box of festival swag, mailed directly to you. Ready for the world’s first generative AI festival? Let’s go! Want to be notified when the festival launches? Please give us a hand by filling out this short survey.
The Global Generative AI festival - activities drop every Thursday in August. Complete them all for a chance to win swag!

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

Meetup.com Map of Cloud Clubs worldwide
Find an AWS Cloud Club near you!
Our award-winning AWS Student 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. The next cohort for Captain applications will open in 2025.
AWS Cloud Clubs Captains
AWS Cloud Clubs Captains
Cloud Club Captains host events and increase awareness of AWS among their student communities.
Join them to earn perks such as swag, AWS credits and certification exam vouchers and to participate in cross-club events. Meet some Captains by visiting our
Captain directory.

Featured Hands-On Learning Opportunities and Workshops: Cloud Club Camps and Labs

Learn more about what an AWS Student Cloud Club Camp is by reading this article

Generative AI Lab

Gen AI Lab
Build a Generative AI-Infused Web App to deliver positive affirmations in this hosted workshop. Join your local Cloud Club to participate. Art by Mirla Montano

Infrastructure Camp

Infrastructure Camp
Learn about identity, networking, and storage infrastructure. This workshop covers the important role foundational infrastructure plays in the development, operation, and management of cloud solutions.

Machine Learning Camp

Machine Learning Camp
Build your first machine learning web app! In this introductory workshop, you'll learn how to add machine learning features to a web app using Amazon Rekognition and Amazon Textract.

Upcoming Student Community Days

Crafted by Cloud Club Captains and their Teams on Campus for their Communities

Kenya Student Community Day

September 28, 2024

Student Community Days in India, Nepal, and Mexico coming soon!

Featured Student Community Days 2024

Indira Gandhi Technical University for Women

Students at Indira Gandhi Technical University in Delhi prepare for their Student Community Day 2024

Philippines Regional Cloud Club

Captains from the Philippines Regional Cloud Club gather for their Student Community Day 2024

More Featured Events

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
learn about AWS.

AWS Community Days

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

Resources for Students

GitHub Learner Library

A library for learners! Take a look in this library for free, open, leveled content for students 18+ worldwide. You'll also find an infographic helping you discover pathways for learning as well as the material for our Camps.

Generative AI for Beginners

Get started with Generative AI on Coursera with Principal Academic Developer Advocate Curtis Evans.

The Grad Project

Dive into a collection of sessions where students push the boundaries of innovation in computer science using the power of AWS 📚. Explore groundbreaking research projects, ingenious applications, and transformative technologies shaping the future.

Blogs of Interest

More Ways to Learn

GitHub Learner Library

AWS Educate

AWS Educate offers pathways into Cloud topics including Cloud 101, Deep Racer Primer, and Machine Learning Foundations. Learn for free with AWS Educate!

AWS Skill Builder

Skill Builder offers free lessons on many AWS topics and includes the immersive learning game Cloud Quest to discover skills you'll need as a Cloud Practitioner.

AWS Certifications

Ready to prove your skills to the world? Get certified after using Skill Builder courses for exam prep.

BuildOn AWS Live

Explore technical livestreams featuring the challenges hands-on practitioners face today. Join the conversation with industry experts and the global technical community on twitch.tv/aws.

AWS AI & ML Scholarship

The AWS Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) Scholarship program, in collaboration with Udacity, aims to help underserved and underrepresented high school and college students learn foundational ML concepts to prepare them for careers in AI and ML.

All Builders Welcome Grant

This seasonal scholarship provides underrepresented technologists, within the first five years of their career, a complimentary trip to AWS re:Invent, our annual conference in Las Vegas.

CloudUp For Her

AWS CloudUp for Her Solutions Architect Associate is a flexible learning pathway available virtually for women globally. If you've already got your technical foundations and are looking to fast track your career in tech, this is for you!

Internships and Jobs

Visit the Student Programs page
to learn about student careers at Amazon.