We received close to 2,500 applications for the 2012 AWS Start-Up Challenge! Applications arrived from every state in the US and from 84 other countries including Iceland, Ghana, Bahrain, Nepal, Cambodia, and Malawi.
Our suite of judges have chosen the following 24 semi-finalists:
You can learn more about each semi-finalist on our semi-finalists page. We've posted descriptions and videos of each entrant.
The Finale Celebration for this year's Start-Up Challenge will be held on January 24th in San Francisco.
Congratulations to all of the semi-finalists!