#143 – Amazon Future Engineer Scholarship

Tech Talk For Teachers December 27, 2022 6 min

Amazon Future Engineer Scholarship 

In today’s episode, Betty Gessesse from Amazon shares an overview of the Amazon Future Engineer (AFE) Scholarship and program.

Paul Beckermann
PreK–12 Digital Learning Specialist
Podcast Host

Key Highlights

  • The Amazon Future Engineer Scholarship is for $40,000 ($10,000 per year).
  • The AFE Scholarship can be used toward an undergraduate degree in engineering or computer science and comes with a guaranteed summer internship at Amazon.
  • The AFE Scholarship is open to high school seniors with financial need and a 2.3 grade point average.
  • UPDATE: The application deadline has been extended. Applications are now due January 27, 2023 at 3:00 pm Central Time.

For more information about financial aid, explore the AVID Open Access podcast episode, Understanding FAFSA and the Financial Aid Process, and the related collection of articles, Open Doors to Hopes and Dreams With FAFSA® and Financial Aid.