Aide aux projets stratégiques (Support for Strategic Projects)

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This program supports one-time strategic projects or initiatives that make companies operating mainly in SODEC's fields of activity more competitive in order to promote Quebec's cultural industries and increase spinoffs.

Comments on Funding:

Assistance can reach up to 75% of the eligible expenses from the approved budget, up to a maximum amount of $750,000.

Deadline: Continuous Intake

Applicant companies must meet all of the following criteria:

  • Be a Quebec cultural company primarily operating in the fields of activity covered by SODEC — Quebec cultural companies whose projects are eligible for the Strategic Initiatives component of the Promotion and Distribution Assistance Program are encouraged to submit their applications in this component;
  • Have its headquarters and main establishment in Quebec:
    a) The term "headquarters and main establishment" refers to the location where the center of decision-making is situated and where the true management of the company takes place;
  • Demonstrate that effective control of the company is predominantly held by Canadian citizens or permanent residents who have their tax residence in Quebec;
  • Have been in operation for at least two years or possess the appropriate professional experience. The term "company" encompasses for-profit companies, nonprofit organizations, cooperatives, or consortia formed by Quebec companies and sectoral associations of cultural companies.
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