Fit 4 Start, Luxembourg’s national programme supporting global startups with early-stage financing and personalised coaching has announced calls for applications for Luxembourg and international start-ups in the ICT and in the HealthTech and in the Space sector.
Managed by Luxinnovation, Luxembourg’s national innovation agency, the programme is now open for 5 start-ups from the space sector, alongside 10 companies active in ICT and 5 in health technologies.
Applications are to be submitted online until noon on 16 August 2019. The selected startups will have access to a 16-week programme including coaching and weekly follow-up by Lean Startup experts; access to a collaborative workspace within an incubator in Luxembourg and the possibility of benefiting from the services of other actors supporting start-ups in Luxembourg and a grant of 50,000 euros.
An additional grant of 100,000 euros is offered by the Ministry of the Economy to start-ups that successfully complete the programme and raise at least 50,000 euros of private capital.
The selected start-ups from the space sector will also benefit from Premium access to the data centre of the Luxemboug Space Agency, that is the national entry point to data products of the Copernicus Sentinel constellation.