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An AWS Based Team Competition

Industry Demand

Provides students with industry related experience for entry level cloud-based roles.

Build a team

Teams composed of 2 to 3 students

Cash Prizes

First Place: $300
Second Place: $200
Third Place: $100


All undergrad and grad students of all skill levels welcomed


University of Houston
College of Technology
Technology Annex T-101


Friday, November 22, 2019

About the competition

The cloudathon@UH competition is an annual team competition to provide students with industry relevant experience for entry level cloud-based roles. Over 30 universities and colleges are invited in the Texas and surrounding states region. Powered by the AWS platform, students will work the problem using the full services provided by AWS.

  • Lunch and snacks will be provided to all participants during the day
  • Participants will receive cloudathon@UH t-shirts
  • Teams should have a minimum one laptop, recommended all team members have their laptops
  • Top three (3) teams will receive prize award money and medals
  • Special mention to three (3) teams in different categories
  • Registration fee is $15 per team member

Problem Areas:

  • Analyzing, designing, configuring and implementing AWS infrastructure architectures
  • Architecting and implementing secured systems and services in the AWS platform
  • Provisioning and deployment of AWS-based infrastructures and systems
  • Management and operations of infrastructure and applications in the AWS platform

Visiting UH for the first time? Location for the competition is:

College of Technology – Technology Annex T-101

University of Houston

4730 Calhoun Rd., Houston, TX 77004

Contact – For more details:

For more details email us at or check us out at cloudathon_uh on Instagram


There are opportunities for sponsors to participate including support for team prizes, shirts, student registrations, and student travel scholarships, among others

Registration is full