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Amazon Web Services (AWS) Sustainable Cities Accelerator 2022

Deadline: October 21, 2022

The Public Spend Forum, Freshwater Advisors, and other top-tier partners offer a virtual six-week technical, commercial, and mentorship accelerator program called the Sustainable Cities Accelerator. Leading AWS technical professionals will work with you to design and scale your cloud platform.

Programme Overview

Only 3% of the area on Earth is occupied by cities, but they produce 75% of the planet’s carbon emissions. Building sustainable cities is an essential part of the fight against climate change, with the urban population predicted to increase 1.5X to 6 billion people by 2045. Goal 11 of the Sustainable Development Goals

Innovation and cooperation between industries, governments, startups, and multinational organizations will be needed to address this global challenge. Clean tech investment and innovation are booming across many industries, including energy transformation, mobility and transportation, the built environment, and the circular economy. With this need comes a quick rise in the number of companies attempting to address the greatest sustainability issues of the present.

The AWS Sustainable Cities Accelerator is made for established entrepreneurs and new businesses seeking to advance technological and commercial milestones. They seek to quickly achieve these successes by utilizing cutting-edge technology and growth acceleration from Amazon Web Services (AWS) and their partners in support of scaling solutions to support sustainable cities. The second cohort of the AWS Sustainable Cities Accelerator for 2022 focuses on sustainable built environments and infrastructure.


Startups selected to take part will receive:

  • Collaboration opportunities with AWS Public Sector customers and members of the AWS Partner Network.
  • Specialized AWS training.
  • Up to $100,000 in AWS Activate Credits.
  • Mentoring from sustainability domain and technical subject experts.
  • Business development and investment guidance from Freshwater Advisors and Public Spend Forum.
  • Networking opportunities with other taking part startups.


  • Companies from around the world are welcome to take part.
  • If you are a startup working in sustainable infrastructure / built environment, you may apply.
  • They welcome companies from growth stage to series C and beyond.


The application deadline is October 21, 2022. Late applications will not be considered.

Click here to apply

Oyin Olufayo

Oyin Olufayo is a Sustainable Development Goals Advocate. A recent graduate of The School of Politics, Policy, and Governance (SPPG) She is a Technical Writer, Political Writer, and a Content Writer. Her passion for sustainable development goals has been implemented by creating tangible solutions. She has featured in grassroots initiatives like TedX, World Literacy Foundation, Spur Nation Media, FRCN, Naija Law and etc. spreading the impact of Sustainable education, and also facilitated numerous events regarding SDGs.

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