Tips and Tricks to get Free credits
Free AWS credits with Alexa Skills Kit
Alexa developers can also build and host most Alexa skills for free directly using Amazon Web Services (AWS). To help support additional costs beyond the AWS Free Tier limits, Amazon offers promotional credits for developers hosting their skills on AWS.
AWS Educate - For Students & Educators
Amazon Web Services (AWS) Educate is a program that provides students and educators with the resources they need to learn about and use cloud computing. The program offers access to AWS technology, training, and support, as well as a community of peers and experts to help students and educators quickly get up to speed on using AWS. AWS Educate is designed to help students and educators gain the skills and knowledge they need to be successful in the world of cloud computing.
AWS Activate - For Startups
Amazon Web Services (AWS) Activate is a program that provides startups with the resources they need to get started on AWS. The program offers access to AWS credits, training, and support, as well as partner resources to help startups quickly get up and running on the AWS platform. AWS Activate is designed to help startups succeed by providing them with the tools and resources they need to build and grow their businesses on AWS. If you get accepted into the AWS Activate program, you get up to $100,000 in AWS Activate credits.