How to apply for AWS Student account?

Many individuals are keen to learn and exercise various services that are provided by Amazon Web Services. Therefore, in this blog post I will be discussing on how to apply for your own student AWS account and obtain your own $100 free credit.

What are the prerequisition while applying for AWS student account?

The first question that comes in our mind while applying for an AWS account is that if there are any requirements while applying for an AWS student account and yes, there is a requirement which should be fulfilled in order to apply for an AWS student account i.e. the individual who is applying for the student account should have an Educational Email Address. Hence, the individual should have an Educational Email Address to get approval for the AWS student account.

Procedure to should be followed while applying for AWS student account

Moving towards the procedure that is to be followed while applying for AWS student account. The steps that are to be followed while creating an AWS student account has been discussed below:

Step 1: Open the link provided below:

https://aws.amazon.com/education/awseducate/

Step 2: Click on “Join AWS Educate”

Step 3: A page will be opened in which you are asked to choose your role. Since, we are creating a Student account, Click on “Student”

Step 4: Now, provided details such as your educational institute, country, first name, last name, educational email address, graduation year and finally date of birth. After filling the details, click on “I’m not a robot”.

Step 5: Finally click on “Next” button.

Step 6: After clicking on “Next” button you will land in terms and conditions page now, scroll to the bottom of the AWS Educate Terms and Conditions only they you are allowed to click on “I Agree”.

Step 7: Hence, after scrolling to the bottom, Click on “I agree” then Click on “Submit” button.

Step 8: Now, you need to verify your email address. Hence, you are redirected to the page as shown below.

Step 9: Open your Gmail account. There you can find a mail from AWS Educate Support regarding the verification of your email. Now, open the link provided in the email.

Step 10: After clicking on the link you are redirected to the page as mentioned below which represents that your email has been verified and has been sent to review the application.

Step 11: Furthermore, you will also obtain an email from AWS Educate Support regarding the review of your application for a Student account.

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