Luxinnovation, the national agency for the promotion of innovation and research, contributes to Luxembourg’s economic development by stimulating innovation, fuelling international growth and attracting foreign investors to the territory.

Established as an Economic Interest Group (GIE), Luxinnovation is an initiative led by the Ministry of the Economy, the Ministry of Higher Education and Research, the Chamber of Commerce, the Chamber of Trades and the FEDIL – The Voice of Luxembourg’s Industry. With more than 80 employees with highly qualified profiles and as diverse as the services offered, we are now looking for a:

Trainee – Start-Up Acceleration Department (m/f)

4-6 month full –time internship


The intern will support the Start-up Acceleration team, for which the candidate will fulfil 2 main missions:

Participate in the deployment of the FIT 4 Start program:

The Fit 4 Start program supports start-ups in their establishment phase by providing them with funding and supervision at an early stage. The objective is to improve the start-up conditions for young innovative companies. In this context, the intern will carry out the following activities:

  • Monitor the Fit 4 Start alumni program and measure the results obtained
  • Provide support to the Fit 4 Start team regarding the implementation of the coaching program and the follow-up with the preselected companies
  • Research, analyse and propose new distribution channels (press, social networks, specialized websites, etc.) in order to reach international start-ups

 Contribute to the activities carried out by the Start-up acceleration team:

  • Meet the project leaders, participate in the analysis and support of companies in setting up their business plans
  • Provide the interface for the client with the other services of Luxinnovation as well as the Start-up ecosystem in Luxembourg


Student in Master of Economics, Entrepreneurship or similar, the internship will be fully part of the study programme. You are a team player, result driven with excellent organisational and communication skills (oral and written). You are perfectly fluent in English and show a good command of French.

We offer an internship with diversified tasks in a dynamic organisation. Please send your application including a motivation letter and CV.