Amazon Cyber Robotics Virtual Kids Week Challenge

Can you code an Amazon Hercules robot to deliver your friend’s birthday present on time?

Beta Test the Cyber Robotics Challenge this week and meet two Amazon Future Engineer Scholarship Winners who will guide you through this year's competition.

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How can I get started?

Complete by Friday, 8/7 to win!

Help your child complete the Amazon Robotics Challenge by 11:59 PM PST on Friday, August 7th for a chance to win $50 Amazon Gift Card.

1. Create an account for your student.
2. Encourage your child to complete the challenge and earn at top 5 spot on the leader board.
3. Submit the Parent Entry form by Friday to enter into the giveaway. This survey will help us determine our top scorers and learn more about young coders.

We will contact parents of top-scoring students via their Amazon email address to notify them of your big win! No purchase necessary.

About the Challenge:

In this free, three-hour virtual learning experience students learn the basics of computer science while uncovering the miraculous ways goods are delivered at Amazon.

Along the way, students will hear two Amazon Future Engineer Scholarship winners share a bit about their own personal journeys into computer science.

Calling all Amazonians: Volunteer Virtually with Class Chats!

Amazon Future Engineer is launching Class Chats, a virtual volunteer program that enables Amazonians to connect with classrooms around the country. Through Class Chats employees can reach more students in underserved communities with the aim of inspiring them to pursue careers in computer science. Employees in both tech and non-tech roles are welcome!
Frequently Asked Questions
  • Can I share this challenge with my students' teacher or friends?
    Yes! Feel free to share. The real challenge will go live in mid-August for any interested student or teacher to complete. Only children of Amazon employees can win the Virtual Kids' Week Challenge.
  • How will I know if my child wins?
    As long as you submit the parent survey, we will be able to notify you if your student wins. Amazon will contact parents of top-scoring students directly via their Amaozn email address. No purchase necessary.
  • Who can I contact for technical help?
    For technical help, reach out to CoderZ inside the Cyber Robotics platform. For questions about Amazon Future Engineer, email afe-contact@amazon.com.
  • Can I get access to CoderZ's regular courses, too?
    At this time, Amazon Future Engineer is not sponsoring access to CoderZ's courses. You may reach out to CoderZ direclty for a quote to purchase access.
  • What is Amazon Future Engineer?
    Amazon Future Engineer is a four-part, childhood-to-career program aimed at inspiring and educating 10 million students from underrepresented and underserved communities each year to try computer science and coding.