We support the launch and progression of your project!

The Pôle régional en enseignement supérieur – Estrie (PRESE) fosters dialogue and increase collaboration between the four colleges and two universities in Estrie.

  • Your project must bring at least two PRESE establishment members together.
  • Your project may take place over a period of up to two years starting from May 1st, 2024.
  • The allotted funding this year is up to $60,000.

Your project can also include other partners from Estrie such as public or private organizations, and NPOs that contribute to regional development.

However, the responsibility of the project must fall on one or many of the individuals employed by a PRESE member establishment.


  • Intent Form Submission: Due to strikes in the college network, the date has been postponed to January 5, 2024, at 5 p.m.
  • Project Submission: February 20, 2024

The jury meets in mid-March to evaluate the proposals and the answers are given at the end of March.

Financial Support

Requests for less than $15,000

Year-round processing will take place for collaborative projects which require less than $15,000 in financial support.