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The current global COVID-19 crisis is affecting virtually every economic activity on the planet to a various degree. The startup segment makes no difference. This report aims to outline the essential problems that startups in Bulgaria are experiencing and to propose measures for the economic rehabilitation of the industry. This report shall be addressed to the Bulgarian government, the European institutions, and other related decision-making bodies. This analysis is based on the responses of 100 startups and/or innovative companies and has been carried out by BESCO – The Bulgarian Startup Association in a digital coalition with Edit.bg – Economical Development Through Innovation and Technology, BVCA – Bulgarian Venture Capital Association, Endeavor Bulgaria, ABLE – The Association of Bulgarian Leaders and Entrepreneurs and Bulgarian Small and Medium Enterprises Promotion Agency with the Ministry of Economy.