Contests and grants

PME MTL and its partners regularly organize contests and calls for projects through which entrepreneurs are eligible to receive grants and support. Each program is intended to meet the specific needs of certain territories or economic sectors within Montréal.

The opportunities are updated on a regular basis, so visit this page often.

Contests, grants and calls for projects organized by PME MTL

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RETAIL | CALL FOR PROJECTS

Fonds Entrepreneuriat commercial (FEC)

With grants of up to $25,000, the retail entrepreneurship fund (FEC) is intended to support innovative retail start-ups and existing businesses that wish to diversify their retail offer.

Deadlines: March 31, June 30, September 15 and December 8, 2023.

Detailed information →
SOCIAL ECONOMY ׀ CALL FOR PROJECTS

Social Economy Fund (FDES)

With subsidies of up to $50,000, PME MTL Ouest-de-l'Île’s FDÉS (Fonds de développement de l'économie sociale) supports businesses with projects aimed at reviving the social economy of the West Island.

Deadlines: July 1st, 2022 and March 31st, 2023

Detailed information →
RETAIL | GRANT

Retail diversity support program for the Sud-Ouest Borough

A grant of $10,000 to establish a retail business in the Sud-Ouest territory.

Deadline: No deadline. The selection committee meets as required.

Detailed information →
RETAIL | CONTEST

Entrepreneurial Contests in Côte-des-Neiges–Notre-Dame-de-Grâce

PME MTL Centre-Ville, in collaboration with the Borough of Côte-des-Neiges–Notre-Dame-de-Grâce, is launching the very first edition of its Entrepreneurial Contests, Entreprendre Queen-Mary and Entreprendre Rue Sherbrooke Ouest. These Contests are part of the dynamization of Rue Sherbrooke Ouest and Chemin Queen Mary and are intended to encourage the establishment of new retail businesses and the diversification of the commercial offer for existing businesses.

Deadline: March 31, 2023.

Detailed information →

Contests, grants and programs offered by our partners

Here is a selection of entrepreneurial contests organized by our partners that you can apply for with a view to publicizing your concepts and projects.

EFFERVESCENCE

“Spotlight on your SME” Contest

EFFERVESCENCE wants to highlight the Québec innovative small and medium enterprises (SME) operating in the life sciences and health technology (LSHT) sector and developing innovations that contribute to making the sector more responsible and sustainable.

Deadline: March 1, 2023.

Detailed information →


Parcours entrepreneuriaux administered by Ville de Montréal

The four Parcours entrepreneuriaux Montréal (Montréal entrepreneurial paths) offer support, provide tools and help to accelerate the growth of your SME by giving you access to the collective intelligence of the Montréal business community.

PARCOURS ENTREPRENEURIAUX MONTRÉAL

Parcours Novaré (Innovation path)

Accelerate your growth! Every year, this path offers thirty managers of Montréal SMEs a unique opportunity to develop innovative solutions aimed at stimulating the growth of their organization.

Detailed information →
PARCOURS ENTREPRENEURIAUX MONTRÉAL

Parcours Cabinet Créatif (Creative path)

This path offers support for international commercialization initiatives to enable young creative and cultural businesses from Montréal to develop new foreign markets.

Detailed information →
PARCOURS ENTREPRENEURIAUX MONTRÉAL

Parcours Transition écologique (Sustainable development path)

This path provides twenty Montréal SMEs and social economy businesses with personalized support for a full year.

Detailed information →

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Montréal, Québec, H2S 2M2

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