Aid for the operation of innovation clusters Beneficiaries Legal entities operating innovation clusters (cluster organisations). Forms of aid The eligible costs of operating aid for innovation clusters shall be the personnel and administrative costs (including overhead costs) relating to: (a) management of the cluster to facilitate collaboration, information sharing and the provision or channelling of specialised and customised business support services; (b) marketing of the cluster to increase participation of new undertakings or organisations and to increase visibility; (c) management of the cluster's facilities; organisation of training programmes, workshops and conferences to support knowledge sharing and networking and transnational cooperation. Maximum aid intensity Cluster organisation Aid for the operation of innovative clusters 50%, or 55% for cluster organisations located in the communes of Differdange or Dudelange. Submitting an application Use the guidelines to submit your application. Any company less than 3 years old must also include a business plan. Aid applications and their appendixes should be submitted both: in electronic format (pdf and docx or doc, rtf, odt) to the following e-mail address: email@example.com. The mail subject must include the name of the company and the name of the project and in paper format to the Ministry of the Economy, Directorate of Research and Innovation, L-2914 Luxembourg Luxinnovation will be pleased to help you prepare your application free of charge.