SREDA’s SOAR kihiw paskîyâkêwin Indigenous Entrepreneurship Competition, presented by PIC Group, awards a total of $30,000 cash to promising Indigenous businesses ready to grow.



Catapulte is a unique acceleration program dedicated to the success of independent video game studios in Quebec who are starting their entrepreneurial adventure. By winning the grand finale, the winning studio earns a grand prize worth more than $125,000 in cash and support to develop and market their video game.

Concours Création et démarrage d’entreprise (Business Creation and Start-up Competition)

The objective of the Business Creation and Start-up competition is to promote the entrepreneurial spirit and business creation among the community of the Université du Québec à Chicoutimi and the four CEGEPs of Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean (Chicoutimi, Jonquière, Alma and Saint-Félicien).

Concours Idée d’affaires (Business Idea Competition)

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…

OSEntreprendre Challenge: Business Creation

OSEntreprendre gives the entrepreneurs who take part in the OSEntreprendre Challenge an opportunity to improve the visibility of their project, win prizes, broaden their network and express their passion. The Business Creation section of the OSEntreprendre Challenge provides new entrepreneurs with the opportunity to position their project, obtain cash prizes, grow their network and give…


Weston Family Entrepreneurial Innovation and Sustainability Program

Dedicated to launching innovative solutions for sustainability, the Weston Family Entrepreneurial Innovation & Sustainability program will accompany startups through the ideation, validation and early launch stages of their venture. Comprised of a customized Lean Startup program and a startup competition, the program will build on the latest thinking on sustainability, entrepreneurship and innovation, to support…


Concours Mon Entreprise (My Company Contest)

The Concours Mon Entreprise supports entrepreneurial projects and promotes innovation projects at UQAM. It encourages the creation of businesses of all types by supporting candidates in putting together their business plan. Several scholarships will be awarded to the winners to help them in their business start-up and development project.


Innovinc. RBC

Innovinc. RBC is a series of three competitions that guides aspiring entrepreneurs through the three stages of the entrepreneurial journey: exploring the idea (Explore), sketching the business model (Sketch) and making the start-up a reality (Make it happen). Participating in the Innovinc series. RBC means embarking on a structured process and being guided by business…


Fonds pour nouveaux attraits touristiques (FNAT) (New Tourist Attractions Fund)

The New Tourist Attractions Fund aims to stimulate the start-up of new tourist projects in the MRC of Beauce-Sartigan in order to improve the current offer and increase the number of attractions on the territory. The fund is deployed in 2 parts: 1. Competition: A grant of $25,000 per competition. 2. Financing: A loan of…