Perks

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

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.

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.

Community Perks

An ecosystem is as good as its community. Here are some perks offered by the community members and startups.

Business Development

by Tamkeen Bahrain

A co-financing program that provides financial grants to aid in your growth and development covering up to 50% of the cost to set up. The grant allocated shall be determined by your requirements.

Training & Wage Subsidy

by Tamkeen Bahrain

A co-financing financially supporting the hiring, training or increasing the salaries of Bahraini employees. The support is divided into wage subsidy support, wage increment support, and training support.

Minimum Viable Product Scheme

by Tamkeen Bahrain

A program created by Tamkeen, in collaboration with the Bahrain Development Bank that is specifically designed to support woman-owned businesses to help them develop and grow.

Tamweel

by Tamkeen Bahrain

Tamkeen, in collaboration with various Partner Banks, offers financing opportunities at a competitive profit rate. Subject to their Partner Bank's approval, Tamkeen will subsidize 50% of the annual nominal profit rate.

Micro-Finance Scheme

by Tamkeen Bahrain

Get affordable financing you wouldn’t be able to access through commercial banking. Tamkeen & the Family Bank offer the micro-financing that is Sharia-compliant and affordable.

Riyadat Financing

by Tamkeen Bahrain

A program created by Tamkeen, in collaboration with the Bahrain Development Bank that is specifically designed to support woman-owned businesses to help them develop and grow.

Business Mentorship

by Tamkeen Bahrain

Tamkeen offers a comprehensive mentorship program as part of its advisory services platform to enrich the professional experience of Bahraini startups and entrepreneurs.

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Apply for one or more of the StartUp Bahrain perks. Your application will be reviewed by the perk provider.

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