Program benefits

If you are a startup, you can avail credits up to   via Zoho Wallet to explore Zoho's apps. This credit will be provided in two stages.

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  • STAGE 1

    All eligible startups can get   worth of startup credits after validation.

  • STAGE 2

    Startups interested in hosting their email with Zoho can apply for an additional   worth of credits.

Note: While the Stage 1 credits can be used for the purchase of any Zoho application, the Stage 2 credits of   alone cannot be used for the purchase of Zoho Mail and Zoho Workplace related services.

Eligibility is determined by the following terms:

  • Startups must match the definition provided by Startup India, the flagship initiative by the Government of India.
  • Must be a new Zoho user with no active or previous history of paid subscriptions.
  • Must be a new applicant of the Zoho for Startups program without any history of credit benefits with Zoho (Zoho One or Zoho Wallet credits).
  • Must be registered with one of the startup enablers that are our collaborators, OR recognized under DPIIT, OR authorized with a certificate of incorporation provided by the Ministry of Corporate Affairs of India.
  • A free user of Zoho with no active or previous history of paid subscriptions.
  • A new applicant to Zoho for Startups without any history of credit benefits with Zoho.
  • Registered with one of the startup enablers that collaborate with us.
  • A free user of Zoho with no active or previous history of paid subscriptions.
  • A new applicant to Zoho for Startups without any history of credit benefits with Zoho.
  • Registered with one of the startup enablers that collaborate with us.

If you are eligible as per the terms mentioned above, please follow the steps below to get started with the application process:

  • STEP 1

    Sign up as a Zoho user by visiting zoho.com. Skip to the next step if you already have an account.

  • STEP 2

    Use your Zoho account email address in the adjacent form. Fill all of the applicable fields to expedite the validation process.

  • STEP 3

    On a general note, look out for emails from us and go through the contents thoroughly to learn about important updates and information regarding the program and the credits.

  • STEP 4

    Plan your subscription to make the best use of the Zoho Wallet credits. You can explore any of our 50+ apps and suites using the credits we provide. We do understand how overwhelming it would be to check out 50+ apps and map them to your requirements. No worries! Here is how you can make the right decision with the right guidance.

    Consult a concierge Free Consultation

    We have a team of qualified concierges who will listen to your business story and help you find the Zoho apps that meet your requirements. Let us know if you would like to connect with them. We have a qualified team to help you find the Zoho apps that meet your requirements. Let us know if you would like to connect with them.

    Research

    Once you have shortlisted your apps with the help of a concierge, we recommend researching and understanding each app through their respective websites. This will enable you to make an informed decision on your selections. We recommend researching and understanding each app through their respective websites. This will enable you to make an informed decision on your selections.

    Start exploring

    When you have finalized finalised your app choices, use your Zoho Wallet credits to start exploring. You have 360 days to evaluate our apps and decide what apps you'd like to purchase at the end of the validity period.

(The email address you will enter below would be the account where the credits will be added, and it cannot be changed later. Please be sure to enter the correct one)

Is your startup associated with an Incubator, Accelerator or any startup ecosystem enabler?

Pick your ecosystem enabler
If you cannot locate your ecosystem enabler pick Others and provide their name in the following field

Is your startup recognized by Startup India / DPIIT?

Startup India certification number

Is your startup registered with the Ministry of Corporate Affairs?

Please mention your CIN or LLPIN
Any one of these (CIN / LLPIN / DPIIT / your ecosystem enabler's confirmation) is mandatory for us to accept your application.

Are you affiliated with any government initiative program?*

Share the name of the program with more details about it*

If you plan to host your domain in Zoho Mail for the Stage 2 credits of   , provide that respective domain in the field below. The domain provided here and the one that will be hosted later have to be the same.

Startup vertical *
State *
City *
Thanks for contacting us! You will receive an acknowledgement email from us with more information and next steps in another 10 mins. Go through that email and write back to us on the same thread if you find yourself eligible as per the terms. x

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