• BizSpark: Three years of free software, support, and visibility for startups.

How BizSpark Works

Sign up for BizSpark

It's free.

It's easy to join.

Get free software and support

Developer tools, support, and training to build apps & scale your business.

Technology to get you in the cloud.

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Software

Access to 900+ current, full-featured software development tools, platform technologies, and server products to build software applications. BizSpark startups also get free monthly Microsoft Azure benefits enabling them to quickly build, deploy, and manage Web applications.

Support

Startups become part of the BizSpark ecosystem and get access to investors, advisors, and valuable offers to help run their businesses, find talent, and obtain financing. Startups also get access to technical, product and business training and support.

Publish and market your app

Free access to Windows Stores.

Free promotion to the global BizSpark community.

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Marketplace

BizSpark members receive free one-year Windows Store and Windows Phone developer accounts where you can promote and distribute your apps around the world, offer trial versions to build excitement, track sales and customer feedback in the dashboard, and more!

Visibility

BizSpark will also help startups gain market traction by offering the opportunity for startups to promote your app on the BizSpark website and gain further visibility through the Featured BizSpark Startup series.

BizSpark program graduates continue to get exclusive alumni benefits.

BizSpark is an international network of entrepreneurial startups and partners.

100,000+

Startups

1500+

Partners

165+

Countries

35,000+

Graduates

100+

Microsoft Innovation Centers

5+

Years supporting startups
testimonial

"[BizSpark] gives us the licenses for [Microsoft] Azure, Visual Studio, and SQL Server that we couldn’t have afforded on our own. [It] gives us marketing support… and networking support to help us reach the investors who are funding our expansion."

Owolabi Olatunji
Founder & CEO, Hutbay