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Exclusive perks from the ecosystem, from offers to credits, here's to growing your startup and make life just a little bit sweeter.

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Key Perks

Thanks to our strong strategic partnerships in Bahrain and around the world, we’re able to fuel the growth of your startup. Being a StartUp Bahrain startup, you simply get more.

$1800 Zoho Wallet Credits

by Zoho

Zoho provides startups within StartUp Bahrain with Zoho wallet credits worth $1800 to purchase from 45+ integrated web and mobile applications to run their entire business in the cloud.
Startups can manage their sales, marketing, finance, HR, back-end operations, process automation, and much more with their easy-to-use, all-in-one solution.

Zoho is a global technology company that offers the most comprehensive suite of business software applications to grow your business. More than 50 million users around the world, across hundreds of thousands of companies, rely on Zoho's tools every day to manage their businesses

AWS Activate

by Amazon Web Services

Amazon Web Services provides startups with the low cost, easy to use infrastructure needed to scale and grow. With the AWS Activate program through StartUp Bahrain, startups in Bahrain get access to the resources they need to quickly get started on AWS – including credits, training, special offers, exclusive content, and support.

AWS Promotional Credits expiration dates are based on your program start date or the date you received investment, regardless of when you actually submit the application, so please apply promptly. Companies may not be eligible for AWS Promotional Credits if they previously received a similar or greater amount of credit.

$4,000 Credits

by Freshworks

Boost your startup journey with leading customer and employee engagement solutions from Freshworks including CRM, LiveChat, support, marketing automation, ITSM, and HRMS within one year of account activation. As well as, priority access to Freshworks startup program including, mentors, events, resources, workshops, and much more.

Freshworks is one of the fastest-growing unicorns backed by Google Capital, Accel, Sequoia, and Tiger Global. The company's cloud-based suite is used by over 250,000 businesses around the world and StartUp Bahrain startups get the chance at $4,000 in credits on the Freshworks suite of products!

Essential Perks

Sometimes, you need a little more. Through StartUp Bahrain, you get access to discounts, offers, special, and exclusive perks to help you work better, grow faster, and worry less.

$2000 Free Credits

by CometChat

CometChat, a SaaS company that enables startups to quickly add text chat, voice and video calling/conferencing to their websites and mobile apps are excited to offer Bahrain’s startup ecosystem $2000 in free credits. Startups can take advantage of a world-class in-app voice, video and text chat solution to drive engagement on their platform and thus increase their revenues.

Free Consultation

by PayGCC

Free online payment consultation and integration with the lowest rates in Bahrain at just 2% per transaction. We will offer the best rate per transactions and free assistance in payment integration with already available plugins to jump start any startup’s website or mobile app.

15% Off Social Media Packages

by Sand Media 

An unconventional local media agency helping brands stand out from launch wants to help you by providing a 15% discount on their social media packages of 3 levels; Gold, Silver and Bronze.

Next Gen Biometric & Anti-Spoofing


Get credits worth $2,000 + $0 setup fee to help you deliver a frictionless customers experience in no time. Get access to state-of-the-art digital biometric technology, Authentication, Biometric-Based Digital KYC, and Digital onboarding. Which all comes with certified Liveness and anti-spoofing detection. FACEKI will help you simplify users digital journey and fight fraud to create safer, more accessible user experiences for all, powered by AI.

Comms Starter Pack

by VM Comms

Give your business the best chance of success with the ‘Comms Starter Pack’ from VM Comms. The package, which includes a mini communications plan, content, copywriting and social media management services, provides startups with a solid foundation for future marketing success. VM is a Strategic PR & Marketing Agency based in Bahrain with a track record delivering integrated marketing communication solutions to clients across an array of industry.

PR & Communications Perk

by Andra PR

A Bahrain-based Public Relations & Corporate Communications firm with a primary focus on FinTech, startups, Real Estate, and more, are offering to support startups that are looking for PR and corporate communication services. They have launched a special package that can also be customized that will help you get awareness, and continue to position your products & services in the market.

15% Off Branding Packages

by Sand Media 

An unconventional local media agency helping brands stand out from launch wants to help you by providing a 15% off branding startup package. That could include logo, color palette, fonts, photography style, instagram layout design, signboard, services menu, business cards, and custom Instagram highlights.

Free 1 Hour Workshop

by HyperGrowth 

Want to increase your sales? HyperGrowth are offering a free one hour workshop aimed at helping your business identify what you need to focus on, to increase your revenue and supercharge your sales. You will go into a deep dive of sales strategy, process, pitch and attitude in order to accurately open up massive sales improvement opportunities.

3 Months Free Access

by Nafas App

A meditation app that helps you reduce stress, Nafas help with insomnia and increase your productivity through practicing mindfulness. Enjoy 3-month free access to Nafas meditation app for you and 9 other employees in your startup, where you'll get a wide library of content made for Arabic speakers to help you lead a healthier lifestyle.

25% Discount on your 1st Purchase

by Sage

Sage provides personalized supplement plans using an automated clinically designed consultation and best-in-class quality. Building a startup can be stressful, and shouldn’t come at the cost of your health. At Sage, they want to support entrepreneurs by giving you a 25% discount on your first purchase by using a special coupon code at checkout.

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