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Thanks for your application to the Zendesk Startup program.

Unfortunately, you are not eligible for the Startup Program as it is only available for startups with Series A funding or below. However, Zendesk offers a range of products at flexible pricing levels, from our Support Suite bundle to Zendesk Sell, our sales automation tool. Visit our pricing page to learn more.

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  • New Zendesk customer (no existing purchase under your company name)
  • < 50 employees
  • Raised funding (up to Series A)

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The best customer experiences are built with Zendesk 

Exclusive Partner Offer

Every customer counts when you're a startup. You're handling a lot but you can still build lasting relationships from the start. Zendesk gives you the tools you need to deliver a better experience for your customers and connects you with the resources to help you grow strategically as you scale.

Apply to Zendesk for Startups and receive the following exclusive benefits:

  • 6 months of Zendesk Suite and Zendesk Sales CRM for free
  • Onboarding support and office hours with our startups success team
  • Access to community events and educational resources

To qualify for this program, you must be a new Zendesk customer with fewer than 50 employees and have raised funding that does not exceed Series B.

Zendesk for Startups provides a monthly credit for six (6) months of up to fifty (50) Agents redeemable for any combination of Zendesk Support, Talk, Chat, Guide, and Explore products, for free. Consulting Services, Add-ons, integrations, and billable "pay as you go" usage are not included. Any additional discount offered is only valid for an annual contract signed at the end of the initial six month credit. Please refer to our Program Coverage on our website at: https://support.zendesk.com/hc/en-us/articles/360036942773-Startups-Program-Credits-Coverage. Your use and access to Zendesk Services under this program shall be governed by Zendesk’s Master Subscription Agreement and other applicable policies located on our website at: https://www.zendesk.com/company/customers-partners/master-subscription-agreement/

Startups scale with Zendesk

“I knew Zendesk Support would work if we reached the scale we were aiming for, and I also knew that the Zendesk API would allow us to build whatever we needed to meet our specific needs.” 

– Ali Rayl, VP of Global Customer Experience

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“Having a partner that really understands our business, and how ambitious we are, is huge— because service, at the end of the day, needs to be in lockstep with every single track of work that’s happening within Airbnb.” 

– Shirley Lin, Product Lead of Support Products Group

“We’ve never run into a scenario where Support hasn’t been able to scale with us. Support is a reliable, dependable tool as far as speed and performance, and we can build on it and tailor it to be what we need.” 

– Chris Wilson, Director of Technical Support


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