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Why Amazon cares about teaching computer science to thousands of students

A first-person account of how Amazon is helping students from underserved communities pursue education and careers in computer science.

Applications open: Amazon Future Engineer Teacher of the Year Awards

First round of awards recognize seven teachers and their schools inspiring students to build skills and careers in computer science, and teachers with a focus on promoting diversity and inclusion in computer science.

Bold teachers accelerate Amazon Future Engineer’s growth

The program, reaching students in thousands of schools, exemplifies a key idea behind Amazon: "bias for action."

Every dollar helps

Together, the nonprofit community, Amazon, and our employees, joined to donate $9 million to improve the lives of our most vulnerable community members in the Seattle, WA and Arlington, VA regions.

How Amazon is supporting victims of the Australia bushfire crisis

What the company is doing for support organizations on the frontline of the Australian bushfire crisis, and how you can help.

Amazon surprises hundreds of charities with donations

Company donates hundreds of thousands of items to charities across the U.S., by fulfilling their AmazonSmile Charity Lists.

How raising her hand in robotics club led to an Amazon scholarship

With applications now open for Amazon Future Engineer scholarships, one of last year's recipients talks about her drive to excel and her hope that she can inspire other students.

Learning tech skills in a dogsledding town

How Amazon is helping increase access to computer science education for teachers and students in remote Alaskan villages.

100,000 students and counting

Amazon Future Engineer program now funding computer science courses for more than 2,000 high schools in underserved communities across the U.S.

Building a home with heart

Unique, one-of-a-kind family shelter built within Amazon’s corporate office building set to open in early 2020.
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