The 351 Portuguese Startup Association, the largest and most active startup community in Portugal, launched a new benefits program that will give its members free access to more than seven hundred thousand euros in products and services from major tech platforms.
The program is available to Portuguese startups at all stages of development, without any costs, and offers discounts on a wide range of services in different areas, such as cloud, marketing and finance.
“We are very pleased to launch this new perks program, which will help Portuguese startups save money and grow faster,” said Pedro Rocha, one of the leaders of the 351 Portuguese Startup Association. “We believe that this program will be a valuable asset for our startups and that it will contribute to the success of the startup ecosystem in Portugal.”
Here are some examples of the benefits that are available in the program:
- Social media advertising credits to generate sales
- Cloud access to scale tech
- Discounts on offices/coworking spaces
- Credits on Generative AI
- Platforms Access to CRM and Customer Service tools
- Productivity & Automation Tools
- Financial services for invoicing and carrying out international transfers
“The 351 Portuguese Startup Association perks program was a great help for our business. We managed to save 10 thousand euros on cloud services, which allowed us to scale much faster, as we invested the amount in marketing to grow”, he said John Joyce, founder of Brijr.io
351 Portuguese Startup Association Memberships Programs
This is the first step towards launching the 351 Startups membership programs. Soon, the association will announce new (paid) membership plans, where startup founders will have expanded access to new benefits offered by large tech companies, as well as access to mentoring from experts & advisors in various segments and they will also be able to use the network from large tech companies to scale their businesses nationally and internationally.
Also according to Pedro Rocha, “We are committed to supporting the growth and development of Portuguese startups. We will help startups scale in 3 stages: first by reducing the fixed and variable costs of early-stage startups. From there, we will help startups to do things faster (such as scaling), with mentoring from experts & advisors in various segments.
Finally, we are structuring a network of global partners that will enable startups to scale in just a few months.” The 351 Portuguese Startup Association Perks program is a great opportunity for Portuguese startups of all stages of development to save money and grow faster.”
To join the program, startups just need to visit the perks page fro 351 Portuguese Startup Association and request the required perks. If the startup is not yet a member from 351 yet, they can also request a free access to join the 351 community at their site.
About the 351 Portuguese Startup Association
The 351 Portuguese Startup Asssociation is a non-profit association that represents the startup ecosystem in Portugal.
The association’s mission is to promote the growth and development of Portuguese startups, facilitating access to resources, knowledge and opportunities.
The 351 Portuguese Startup Association has the largest and most active Startup community in the country, with more than 1,500 members, including startups, investors, accelerators, incubators and technology companies.