Do you have an innovative business idea or developed a minimum viable product already? Then our start-up programme Fit 4 Start might just be the right asset for you! The programme is based on the lean start-up methodology, and shall grant your business venture the full range of opportunities the Luxembourg start-up ecosystem has to offer.
Fit 4 Start – your access to early-stage funding and coaching
Call for applications is open from 9 July until 27 August 2018.
Seize the opportunity for your start-up!
Fit 4 Start offers you
a 16-week start-up programme of coaching and weekly follow-up by lean start-up experts
free access to the co-working space of a business incubator
opportunities to benefit from the offer of other players that support start-ups in Luxembourg
a start-up business grant of up to €150,000*
At the end of the programme, a graduation ceremony is organised and serves as a big networking event, bringing together different actors from the ecosystem. You can meet potential partners and investors for start-ups.
* The business grant, offered by the Ministry of Economy, is divided into two tranches; first tranche payment of €50,000 from the start, the second tranche payment of €100,000 is offered to those start-ups that have both successfully graduated from Fit 4 Start, and managed to raise at least €50,000 of private equity.
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In addition, business networking constitutes an important value as well! You will be supported in finding suitable investors and other players from the start-up ecosystem.
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