Amazon Web Services Restrictions

  • Quantity: Organizations may request one grant of $2,000 in AWS credits per fiscal year (July 1 to June 30).
  • Budget: Organizations with annual operating budgets of any size are eligible to request products in this program.
  • Nonprofits and libraries only: Products in this program are available only to qualifying nonprofits and to public libraries. Public libraries must either have valid nonprofit status or be listed in the online register.
  • Organization types: Educational institutions, including K-12 schools, colleges, universities, and trade schools, are not eligible to request a grant from this program but may be eligible for the AWS Educate program.
  • Terms of service: Organizations that request a grant must agree to the AWS Credits Program for Nonprofits terms and conditions as a condition to receiving the service.
  • Follow-up survey: Organizations that request a grant must be willing and able to participate in a follow-up survey after they receive this grant.
  • Anti-discrimination policy: Organizations that advocate, support, or practice discrimination based on age, ethnicity, gender, national origin, disability, race, size, religion, sexual orientation, or socioeconomic background are not eligible to participate in this program. Organizations must be willing and able to attest that they do not discriminate on any of these grounds in order to receive a grant in this program.
  • Case study: Recipient organizations must be willing and able to provide information to AWS for the purposes of creating a case study or testimonial on this program.
  • Credit distribution:
    • Credits will be distributed under this program to qualifying organizations only, not to individuals.
    • Recipient organizations may not transfer or resell credits.