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Indigenous youth face significant barriers to accessing computer science—here’s how Amazon is helping to close the gap
Native American students are among the most underrepresented in computer science. Amazon Future Engineer is committing $2.25 million to engage 10,000 Indigenous students in computer science by 2025.
From thousands of applicants, Amazon selected 10 educators who inspire a love of computer science, especially in students from historically underrepresented communities.
Amazon Future Engineer surprised 250 students with news of the award—let’s meet a few of them.
Amazon Future Engineer sorprendió a 250 estudiantes con la noticia del premio. Conozcamos a algunos de ellos.
Amazon and Lockheed Martin are sending Alexa to space as part of Callisto, a technology demonstration on NASA’s upcoming Artemis I mission.
The “Your Voice is Power” competition allows students to sound off about social justice—by coding music remixes.
Amazon Future Engineer launches “Meet an Amazonian,” a learning opportunity that connects students from more than 3,000 Title I schools with Amazon employees to learn more about computer science careers
Scholarships and grants are being awarded to the winners of “Your Voice is Power,” a music remix competition that encourages students to examine racial equity through music—while learning to code.
Ten educators are named Amazon Future Engineer Teacher of the Year among thousands of eligible applicants for their outstanding work to promote diversity and inclusion in computer science and beyond.
Amazon is urging Congress and legislatures across the U.S. to support—and fund—computer science education in public schools, especially in underrepresented communities.
Applications now open for Amazon Future Engineer Scholarship program.
New computer science curriculum focuses on equity to reach more high school students, starting in five key states.
The donation will support Carnegie Mellon University’s Computer Science Academy, a program that provides free computer science curricula for schools that teach students from underserved and underrepresented communities around the world.
With applications now open for the latest 100 Amazon Future Engineer scholarships, current recipients share their advice for making the best of distance learning.
Amazon Lab126 supplies 1,000 project design kits to underrepresented students for The Tech Interactive’s annual Tech Challenge. Registration is now open for students.
Amazon recently commissioned a study to explore the timely need for more computer science and STEM education for students from underserved and underrepresented communities to best prepare them for jobs of the future.
Amazon Future Engineer is adding more than 3,000 new schools to support over 5,000 total schools, and more than 550,000 students across the U.S. each year, in addition to launching a new coding competition for all students.
How Amazon is helping educators create safe and productive learning environments for students amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Amazon continues to deepen investments in the local community—announcing increased support for Metro Nashville Public Schools to offer computer science curriculum for more than 32,000 elementary school students.
Amazon Future Engineer awards its second class of computer science students with scholarships and guaranteed Amazon internships.
Amazon Future Engineer is funding computer science education for nearly 200,000 students in more than 400 schools across the country—and school districts may still apply.
Selected among thousands of eligible teachers, award recipients win a prize package valued at more than $50,000 for their schools and classrooms.
The Amazon Future Engineer donation includes virtual resources, training for over 12,000 teachers and curriculum to students whose schools closed due to COVID-19.
Amazon will begin offering comprehensive support and new online learning and prep opportunities to high school students ahead of at-home AP Computer Science exams.