Click on My Validators on the top left tab and open up the Validator Option box by clicking it to select your cloud provider of choice.
Obtain your NodeID from the cloud provider of choice and choose either the Pay As You Go (PAYG) or Stake option. For more information on PAYG and Stake, click here.
Click on staking duration and choose your preferred staking duration.
Before launching your node, the UI will display your required amount to pay (PAYG option) or the amount of stake required (Stake option).
For the PAYG option, payment can be made in AVAX, USDC or QI (5% discount). Click on Payment token to select the form of payment.
For the Stake option, the UI will display the required AVAX and QI collateral required to start.