A bit about AWS Educate
Simply put, this is Amazon’s global initiative to accelerate cloud-learning and to prepare students for the cloud-enabled jobs of tomorrow. According to LinkedIn, cloud computing has been an in-demand skill for the past 5 years. By completing the AWS Educate Cloud Career Pathways and badges and attending online webinars, students can take the initiative with their education and begin upskilling themselves to improve their CV and boost employability. Plus, it's completely free to take part.
The AWS Educate Challenge
Launching on the 5th of October 2020, the AWS Educate Challenge is an inter University competition where you compete against other students to earn the most points by the 23rd of November. Points are given out for completing AWS Educate Cloud Career Pathways and badges, so you earn points for learning!
The exciting prizes, which are awarded to those who manage to place in the top thirty, are:
Amazon Gift vouchers
- 1st-10th place: £200 value
- 11th-20th place: £150 value
- 21st-30th place: £100 value
Alexa Echo Dot device
Invitation to virtually meet student recruiters
- Here you’ll receive CV advice, Interview Coaching and attend talks from current employees to learn more about the job roles at Amazon
This is an exciting opportunity to develop brand new skills for the world of work and win some great prizes in the process.
You can register your interest from 14th September. Don’t miss out – find out more and sign up today.