Startup Weekend Sponsored Resources


Startup Weekend events offer participants access to a variety of resources to help get you started! Before is a breakdown of the different resources that are made available during your event!

Google is teaming up with Startup Weekend to help developers and entrepreneurs launch new startups by working with Startup Weekend to launch a series of pre-event Bootcamps! For more info and to find a bootcamp near you visit

Microsoft BizSpark is a global program designed to help accelerate the success of early
stage startups, providing software, support and visibility.
Request your post-event enrollment code at provides a web-service API for businesses to build scalable, reliable communication apps! See your SW Facilitator to obtain your $50 promotion code.
Want more? Get more credit by sending a Direct Message to @Twilio, or get even
more by emailing

AWS provides a reliable, easy-to-scale, pay-as-you-use computing platform “in the cloud.” See your SW Facilitator to obtain your $50 credit per team + an additional $200 credit to the 1st place team.

CloudMine provides a better backend for your mobile apps. Spend time building your
app, not building the server-side platform required to run it. See your SW Facilitator to obtain your $50 promotion code (that’s 100,000 API calls) to be used during signup
or on your billing page at
Need help? Reach out to us at or visit to
enter our Startup Weekend support chat room.

SendGrid makes it easy for developers to integrate email functionality into web applications. Integration is simple and flexible via SMTP and/or a suite of APIs. Whether you’re sending transactional emails (automated welcome messages, notifications, password reminders) or sending a newsletter to announce a launch or feature release,
SendGrid gets your email to the inbox and provides detailed email performance metrics. See your SW Facilitator for ways to access SendGrid.