Concours Idée d’affaires (Business Idea Competition)

By mmuise

The Business Idea Competition aims to stimulate the entrepreneurial spirit among students at the University of Quebec at Chicoutimi and colleges in the Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean region. It aims to encourage students to develop and present a business idea to experts in the field and represents a unique opportunity for participants to validate the potential of their idea.

Comments on Funding:

The prizes total $1,200 and are awarded in the form of scholarships according to the following distribution:
1. University:
- 1st prize: $400.
- 2nd prize: $200.
2. College:
- 1st prize: $400.
- 2nd prize: $200.

Deadline: January 26, 2024

Eligibility criteria:

  • Applicants must:
    a) be students or graduates under the age of 5 from the Université du Québec à Chicoutimi or from one of the 4 colleges in the Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean region.
    b) accept that the title of the winning business idea may be made public.
  • The idea must not be linked to a business already in operation.
  • The idea presented must not be realized or in the process of being realized; it must remain an idea. It is not mandatory to go into business as a result of this competition. It's the idea that counts!
Application Steps:


Documentation Needed:


Other Things to Note:

Only the name of the project will be disclosed. The idea presented will remain confidential.

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