MongoDB for Startups

Spend time growing your startup, not managing your database. Apply for $3,000 in free MongoDB Atlas credits, technical support, and more.

MongoDB Atlas takes the heavy lifting out of database management

Running MongoDB on AWS, GCP, or Azure? Don’t waste time or effort on keeping the lights on. MongoDB Atlas, the fully managed global cloud database, takes time-consuming database management activities off your plate so you can focus on building your product and growing your business.

Designed for developer productivity

Build apps faster with drivers, integrations, and native tools to manipulate, visualize, and analyze your data.

Built for optimal performance

On-demand scaling, resource optimization tools, and real-time insights on your database performance.

Managed for operational efficiency

Fully automated infrastucture provisioning, database setup, maintenance, and version upgrades.

Grow with the MongoDB for Startups package

$3,000 in credits to cover usage of the MongoDB Atlas cloud database service

On-demand technical support from MongoDB engineers

Co-marketing opportunities

Exclusive startup discounts and deals from our partners

Connections to the MongoDB network

Free passes to MongoDB events

As a startup, we need to prioritize our time. Having a robust and secure database system is critical to our business success and Atlas has taken ~95% of that load off of our shoulders.

Bob Orefice and James Smith, Co-Founders at Hakkiri

Because we’re using MongoDB Atlas, we’re able to ship lots of features really quickly… The ability to do that with a small number of engineers is very valuable for a startup like us that is very constrained.

Fletcher Richman, CEO & Co-Founder at Halp

As a startup, we need to prioritize our time. Having a robust and secure database system is critical to our business success and Atlas has taken ~95% of that load off of our shoulders.

Bob Orefice and James Smith, Co-Founders at Hakkiri

Because we’re using MongoDB Atlas, we’re able to ship lots of features really quickly… The ability to do that with a small number of engineers is very valuable for a startup like us that is very constrained.

Fletcher Richman, CEO & Co-Founder at Halp

I highly recommend that anyone who is starting out starts with MongoDB Atlas. The support is unparalleled. The expertise is unparalleled. It’s the best tool both to get started and to scale your platform over time.

Nick Patrick, CEO at Radar

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Eligibility requirements
  • Series A or earlier funding stage

  • Must be building a product or service (agencies are not eligible)

  • Has not previously participated in MongoDB for Startups (formerly known as “MongoDB Startup Accelerator”)

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We partner with venture capital funds, accelerators, incubators, and other startup programs to help founders through each stage of the startup journey.

FAQ

What is MongoDB Atlas?

MongoDB Atlas is the global cloud database for modern applications. Distributed and secure by default, Atlas is available as a fully managed service on AWS, Azure, and Google Cloud.

How are startups chosen?

Startups are chosen based on our eligibility requirements:

  • Series A or earlier funding stage
  • Must be building a product or service (agencies are not eligible)
  • Has not previously participated in MongoDB for Startups (formerly known as “MongoDB Startup Accelerator”)

When will I hear back on my application?

You will get a response within 1 week of your application.

How much usage of MongoDB Atlas will the program cover?

You will receive $3,000 in free MongoDB Atlas credits. You can estimate pricing using our calculator.

What type of technical support is included in the MongoDB for Startups program?

  • We provide an additional $600 in credit to cover your use of the Atlas Developer support plan for end-to-end technical support. You’ll get support on operational issues, plus advice on scaling, sharding, performance optimization, and more.

  • You’ll also get access to MongoDB for Startups office hours where you can get advice on your use case and ensure you’re getting the most out of your free credits.

Can you tell me more about exclusive startup credits and deals from partners?

We’ve teamed up with partners to offer you a full suite of your favorite tools at startup-friendly prices. You’ll get access to startup credits and deals from AWS, Google Cloud, Segment, Twilio Sendgrid, Brex and more.