Salary Unpaid

Do you want to know what it takes to scout and analyse startups for early-stage VC, get an insight look into corporate innovation and ? Accelerace, Denmark’s most active pre-seed investor, is re-launching a Venture Fellow internship program to prepare the next generation of talent to enter the startup ecosystem.

The internship program will train you in venture scouting and what characterises a successful startup such as evaluating a startup and early stage funding. You will be our eyes and ears on the ground at your respective universities, connecting us to promising university startups at the earliest stage and being part of the ecosystem.


How it works

This is a flexible program, you define your schedule. We’ll have a meeting every second week for the Venture Fellows where you can present your findings and receive feedback on your scouting efforts. We’ll always be in touch but also leave you to work independently.


The important question: what's in it for you?

🔎 Training in startup scouting and evaluation by our scouting team

📝 Access to the same workshops that our startups have access to

🔑 Valuable insight into the world of startups and corporate VC

🤝 Networking overload, connecting with entrepreneurs, investors and other key players in Denmark

💬 Private talks with industry leaders

… and potential job after the program


We need you to:

  • have an initial insight into the Nordic ecosystem and how startups work

  • have a genuine passion for startups and want to learn more

  • commit to the program 10-15 hours per week to the program (online or at our office in Copenhagen)

  • preferably be a student at a university in Denmark (not a requirement) 



Send the applications by the 7th of October and we’ll get back to you ASAP😊

For more information or questions please contact us at

Perks and benefits

This job comes with several perks and benefits

Free lunch
Free lunch

Enjoy a free catered lunch with your colleagues, every day.

Flexible working hours
Flexible working hours

Time is precious. Make it count. Morning person or night owl, this job is for you.

Free coffee / tea
Free coffee / tea

Get your caffeine fix to get you started and keep you going.

Near public transit
Near public transit

Easy access and treehugger friendly workplace.

Skill development
Skill development

We want to take you from good to great.

Free friday beers
Free friday beers

Friday is something special, let's enjoy a beer together.

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Working at

Accelerace is one of the world’s Top 10 pre-seed accelerators helping startups scale in the field of ICT, foodtech, cleantech, life science & biotech and med tech & health care with the help from experienced serial entrepreneurs, camps and network. Accelerace has spotted, trained and invested in more than 700 promising Danish and international startups and scale-ups and has engaged partners e.g. Maersk, Novo Nordisk Fonden, Bang & Olufsen and SE to deliver access to world-class industry expertise.

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