Start or grow a business for good.


AWS Activate Program


Clear need for additional cloud-based server space
Does your business model depend on having a lot of data?
Do you have a technical co-founder that understands how to use server space

Free Server space for one year

Amazon Web Services (AWS) Activate is a program designed to provide your startup with the resources you need to get started on AWS. The Portfolio Plus Package allows you to choose one of two credit options. You may select up one of the options below:

  • $5,000 AWS Promotional Credit for 2 years
  • $100,000 AWS Promotional Credit for 1 year

The AWS Activate program provides SEED SPOT companies with the following benefits:

  • $5,000 AWS Promotional Credit for 2 years OR $10,000 AWS Promotional Credit for 1 year
  • 80 credits for self-paced labs ($80 value)
  • One year of premium AWS Business Support (up to $5,000)
  • Free access to 1:1 virtual office hours with AWS solutions architects


  1. Fill out the alumni resource intake form.
  2. If you’re eligible, the Entrepreneur Support Manager will reach out with the discount code
  3. Get approved by AWS that you’re a SEED SPOT alumni
  4. Access your credits and training courses.