Frequently asked questions (FAQ)

Get all the answers to your questions regarding the submission of applications and the honorary scholarships.

There is no limitation as to the legal form that a company must have. The only condition is to have registered the project with the Registrar of Companies of Quebec before the official award ceremony.
To apply for the honorific grant, the entrepreneur (s) must be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident.
The presence of all finalists is mandatory at the gala. In case of force majeure, please appoint a representative.
Projects will only be accepted during the candidacy period which will be from September 1st to September 18th, 2019 at 5pm.
The rule that at least 50% shares/ ownership should be held by individuals belonging to the ethnocultural diversity should be respected.
No, this is a fixed non-refundable financial contribution of $ 25,000.
The submission of applications is done online, a business plan will help you to fullfil.
Proof of status (Permanent Residence or Citizenship), executive summary of 3 pages maximum, projections and / or financial statements, filling the online form.
Yes, there is no age limit, the honorific grant is open to any entrepreneur aged 18 and over.
No, honorific grants are open to all sectors of activity except for projects of a sexual, political or religious nature, projects related to illicit or recreational drugs, bar or night club projects.
All phases of entrepreneurial development are accepted from the moment the eligibility conditions are met.