Frequently Asked Questions

What are Amazon Web Services credits?

Gust Launch Accelerate customers can redeem $15,000 in credit from Amazon Web Services (AWS), provided they meet Amazon’s eligibility requirements.

Amazon Web Services provides startups with low cost, easy to use IT infrastructure (computing power, database storage, content delivery and other functionality) needed to scale and grow any size business. AWS Activate is a program designed to provide startups with resources they need to get started on AWS. Many of the fastest-growing startups in the world are customers of AWS.

Specifically, these credits include:

You can redeem your AWS credits from the Partner Perks page inside Gust Launch. It can take Amazon up to 2 weeks to approve your use of these credits.

Note: Companies may not be eligible for Promotional Credit if they previously received a similar or greater amount. Companies can sometimes be "topped up" to a higher credit amount if they previously received a lower credit. For more information, please review the AWS Activate Terms & Conditions.

Last updated on October 16, 2018