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IMPORTANT

It is now possible to register or apply for a grant for the following programs:

Unfortunately, in connection with the current pandemic, the following programs have been suspended:

Échanges azimut is currently working to develop virtual exchanges for high school students and primary school teachers. Information to this effect will be available in winter 2021.

Mobility grants in vocational training - Students

GET FUNDING FOR YOUR INTERNATIONAL PROJECTS!

This grant program is funded by the Ministère de l’Éducation et de l’Enseignement supérieur du Québec and aims to develop the expertise of teachers and pedagogical consultants whilst promoting the image of vocational training in Quebec.

GRANTS

from the Ministry

Students in vocational training

Studying full-time for a DVS or AVS in a school in Quebec

Length of the internship

10 days to 3 months Eligibility restrictions apply

$750 to $2000 per student

(depending on the length of the internship)

1 or 2 supervisors

can receive a grant of the same value as the students

Additional Information

Projects eligible for the program

You must ensure your project is eligible before submitting a grant application with the program.

A school board or government school may submit more than one project.

  • There is no minimum or maximum number of students per project.
  • The stay must be at least 10 days (number of days devoted to carrying out the project) and at most three months.
  • The project must take place outside Quebec; Canadian provinces or territories are eligible on the same basis as international projects.
  • Only students enrolled full-time in a program leading to a DVS or an AVS are eligible for a grant.
  • At least half of the units of the course must first have been completed in Quebec.
  • Training acquired outside Quebec must lead to obtaining a number of credits at the home institution, equivalent to full-time training; or for students alternating work and training, the mention on the report of a number of hours worked in a company.
  • Activities completed outside Quebec will be accepted as equivalent for the completion of their diploma.
  • The project budget must include a minimum contribution of 10% of the overall estimated cost that does not come from the grant. This contribution must be detailed in the project budget grid.
  • The project must be safe. The safety aspects for projects in the health and construction sector are particularly important. The measures taken to ensure safety and safe practices in nursing care and construction must be specified by the vocational training center. Liability insurance should provide adequate coverage for this type of activity.
  • Projects must be completed by August 31 at the latest.
  • The application must be complete and signed, including the fully completed application form and supporting documents.
  • The grant application must be submitted before the start of the project, and before the application deadline.

IMPORTANT

We invite you to submit your application before following deadlines: October 31 and February 15.

In relation to the COVID19 pandemic, no application will be processed by Éducation internationale as long as the level 3 travel advisory is still being issued by the Government of Canada (avoid all non-essential travel) outside Canada. No funding will be possible in this context.

However, if the Government of Canada Level 3 Travel Advisory (Avoid non-essential travel) is lifted for your destination before February 15, 2021, Éducation internationale will process and assess your application and keep you informed. In the event that your application is selected and funded, the School Service Center and the vocational training center must not carry out the project abroad if a level 3 advisory warning is issued again for this destination before the start of the project. They will have to reimburse the amount of the grant if they wish to carry out the project despite this warning.

If you travel to another Canadian province, it is your responsibility to inform yourself about the travel restrictions put in place by the other province.

Amount of the grant

The amounts awarded vary depending on the length of the stay outside of Quebec. The results will be announced approximately 6 weeks after each application deadline.

The annual bugdet awarded for all submitted projects is $350,000.

Length of the stay (days) Amount awarded / Stutent or superviser* ($ CA)
9 and less Non-eligible
10-13 $750
14-20 $1,000
21-27 $1,250
28-34 $1,500
34-41 $1,750
42+ $2,000

* Up to 2 supervisors per project can receive a grant.

Deadlines to submit your project

There are 2 application deadlines per school year to submit your project.

  • October 30
  • February 15

We will confirm the receipt and conformity of your application via email within a week of applying.

The acceptance or refusal of your application will be confirmed within 6 weeks after the application deadline.

The internship must be completed before August 31 of the current school year to be eligible in the grant program.

Supporting documents

APPLICATION GUIDE FOR THE PROGRAM

Please read all the information contained in the guide on applying to the grant program carefully.

Download the guide

Complete all the forms and send them bye-mail :

Formulaire de demande de bourses
Annexe 1 : Programme de séjour
Annexe 2 : Grille budgétaire
Rapport d’utilisation

Important information | Covid-19

It is now possible to apply for funding for your mobility projects for 2020-2021.

In relation to the COVID19 pandemic, no application will be processed by Éducation internationale as long as the level 3 travel advisory is still being issued by the Government of Canada (avoid all non-essential travel) outside Canada. No funding will be possible in this context.

However, if the Government of Canada Level 3 Travel Advisory (Avoid non-essential travel) is lifted for your destination before February 15, 2021, Éducation internationale will process and assess your application and keep you informed. In the event that your application is selected and funded, the School Service Center and the vocational training center must not carry out the project abroad if a level 3 advisory warning is issued again for this destination before the start of the project. They will have to reimburse the amount of the grant if they wish to carry out the project despite this warning.

If you travel to another Canadian province, it is your responsibility to inform yourself about the travel restrictions put in place by the other province.

Ce programme est financé par le Ministère de l’Éducation et de l’Enseignement supérieur du Québec. Éducation internationale et son service les Échanges azimut sont mandatés par le Ministère pour assumer la gestion de ce programme.

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