Startup Program

From development to launch to scale, the OpenShift® Startup Program is designed to give you the resources, support, and environment you need to succeed.

See the Startup Program FAQ for country and other restrictions.

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OpenShift Startup Program FAQ

  • What countries are eligible for the Startup Program?

    Currently the Startup Program is limited to startups in the United States, Canada, Europe (EU member states, Iceland, Norway, Switzerland), Israel, and Russia.

  • How will I know if I've been accepted?

    You will be notified within 2 weeks if you have been accepted into the Startup Program at which point you will be asked to confirm enrollment. Only accepted applicants will be notified, although we may contact you if we need additional information.

  • How can I get support?

    In addition to the premium support that comes with the Silver Plan, you will have a dedicated contact for any additional questions you have.

  • How long does it take to review my application?

    Due to high demand, please allow up to 2 weeks for us to review your application. Only startups that have been accepted into the program will be notified.

  • What benefits come with the Silver Plan?

    The Red Hat OpenShift Online Silver Plan includes additional free storage for all gear sizes (up to 6GB), Red Hat professional support, access to larger gear sizes and additional storage, and prevents your applications from automatically idling.

  • How long can I stay enrolled in the program?

    The account credits are initially applied for 6 months, but extensions, discounts, and custom options can be negotiated based on your participation and need.