Alexa Promotions for US Skill Builders

Build and Publish a New Skill, or Update an Existing Skill, with In-Skill Purchasing (ISP) to Earn a Voucher for the AWS Certified Alexa Skill Builder Exam

 

From December 1 to December 31, 2019, US developers who build and publish a new skill with In-Skill Purchasing (ISP), or update an existing skill with in-skill purchasing for the first time, will earn a voucher to fully cover the AWS Certified Alexa Skill Builder exam fee ($300 value).

Becoming an AWS Certified Alexa Skill Builder validates your ability to design an engaging user experience and skill architecture, develop and troubleshoot your skills, follow AWS and Alexa security best practices, manage the skill-publishing process, and more.

To be eligible, developers must reside in the US and submit their skill through the form on this page. In addition, your skill must be published and live with in-skill purchasing prior to December 31, 2019 at 11:59 PST. Existing skills that already integrated ISP will not be eligible. If you’re not in the US, see if your country or region of residence is covered by our other promotions in the  EUJapanAustraliaMexico, and India.

Fill out the form below to participate in this promotion

Offer Terms and Conditions

  • To be eligible for this offer, developers must publish in-skill purchasing to an existing or new skill between December 1, 2019 at 12:01 am PDT and December 31st, 2019 at 11:59 pm PDT (the “promotion period"). In addition, developers must reside in the US and the skill must be submitted via the form above to be eligible.
  • Submitted skills must not have been developed or derived from a skill developed with financial or preferential support from Amazon.com. Such skills include, but are not limited to, those that received funding or investment for their development, were developed under contract, or received a commercial license from Amazon.com any time prior to the end of promotion period. This includes skills that have been funded or co-developed by Amazon.com including skills that earn money through licensing. Amazon.com, at their sole discretion, may disqualify a submission, if awarding a promotional benefit would create a real or apparent conflict of interest.
  • In addition, a skill must not have been developed, or derived from a skill that was developed, with financial or preferential support from Amazon.com. Such skills include, but are not limited to, those that received funding or investment for their development, were developed under contract, or received a commercial license from Amazon.com at any time prior to the end of promotion period. This includes skills that have been funded or co-developed by Amazon.com, including skills that earn money through licensing. Amazon.com, at their sole discretion, may disqualify a submission, if awarding a promotional benefit would create a real or apparent conflict of interest.
  • Only the primary account owner for the Vendor ID associated with the skill ID may submit to the promotion. The primary account owner is the person identified in the Administrator (owner) role in your Amazon Developer account. To check, go to Settings > User Permissions in your Amazon Developer account.
  • The primary account owner for the Vendor ID associated with the skill ID must have a valid social security number or tax payer ID number in the tax portion of your Amazon Developer Console to be eligible for the promotion.
  •  Amazon will use the information you submit in connection with this promotion for tax reporting.
  • No skills built using any third-party tools will qualify.
  • No Alexa Blueprints skills will qualify.
  • Developers must have an account on the Amazon Developer Console for which you are the primary account owner and accept the Amazon Developer Services Agreement to be eligible for the offer.
  • Offer limited to one promotion benefit per person, per skill ID, per developer account, per email address, per Amazon.com account and per physical address.
  • AWS Certified Alexa Skill Builder exam vouches expire 12 months from purchase and will be distributed to eligible participants within 45 days after the promotion period has ended.
  • I understand that by submitting this form, offer benefits emailed to me may be reported to the IRS as income whether I avail myself of the benefit, gift it, sell it, or let it expire.
  • Offer may not be combined with other offers.
  • Amazon reserves the right to disqualify a customer from receiving offer benefits if Amazon determines in its sole discretion that any fraudulent activity has being carried out for the purpose of qualifying for this promotion.
  • Amazon reserves the right to modify or cancel the offer at any time.
  • Promotion benefits are non-transferable and cannot be resold or redeemed for cash.
  • Employees of Amazon or its affiliates are not eligible to participate.
  • If you violate any of these terms, the Amazon Developer Services Agreement or any of our Program Policies, the offer will be invalid.
  • Void where prohibited.