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

Listed by deadline for submitting applications

INDUSTRIAL BUSINESSES | SUPPORT AND FINANCING

Circuit 4.0

The Circuit 4.0 program administered by PME MTL was developed for a specific purpose – to provide concrete solutions to your digital and technological problems. This comprehensive support and training program is intended to enhance the digital maturity of Montréal SMEs.

Deadline: To be determined.

Detailed information →
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: June 30, August 31 and December 2, 2022.

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 →
E-COMMERCE | CONTEST

District E-Commerce Contest

The District E-Commerce Contest, which offers a total of $100,000 shared among 3 exceptional prizes, is intended for young e-commerce businesses that are looking to establish (or have already established) a presence in the District Central neighbourhood.

Deadline: May 31, 2022.

Detailed information →
INCUBATORS | CALL FOR PROJECTS

University Accelerators and Incubators Fund

This fund is intended to support businesses that are growing within the context of a university accelerator or incubator in Montréal by assisting with the various phases of commercialization.

Deadline: 2022 deadline to be determined.

Detailed information →
BUSINESS CREATION | CONTEST

Collégial en affaires

This contest is intended to awaken a spirit of entrepreneurship among university students. Since 2016, nearly 1,000 students have learned about the finer points of entrepreneurship, and more than 50 projects have been launched.

Deadline: To be determined.

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.

JUNIOR CHAMBER OF COMMERCE OF MONTREAL

Concours de pitch pour entrepreneur.e.s innovant.e.s!

(French only) La Jeune Chambre de commerce de Montréal est à la recherche de 12 perles rares pour participer à un concours de pitch le 3 mai prochain, présenté par PME MTL, dans le cadre de la Grande rencontre de la relève d’affaires lors d'Expo Entrepreneurs.

Deadline: April 20, 2022.

Detailed information →
JUNIOR CHAMBER OF COMMERCE OF MONTREAL

45th ARISTA Provincial Contest

ARISTA rewards and showcases young business leaders from Quebec that stand out and demonstrates leadership and innovation in their category, whether by their professional success or by their contribution to the community.

Deadline: April 29, 2022.

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 Innovation (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.

Deadline: To be determined.

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.

Deadline: To be determined.

Detailed information →
PARCOURS ENTREPRENEURIAUX MONTRÉAL

Parcours Développement durable (Sustainable development path)

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

Deadline: To be determined.

Detailed information →
PARCOURS ENTREPRENEURIAUX MONTRÉAL

Parcours C3 (C3 path – creativity, culture, growth)

A support program intended for entrepreneurs and managers in the cultural and creative sectors, aimed at developing the skills needed to successfully manage the growth of their organization or business.

Deadline: To be determined.

Voir les détails →

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Est-de-l'Île

7305, boulevard Henri-Bourassa Est

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Montréal, Québec, H1E 2Z6

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