Find your entrepreneurial resources
The Université de Sherbrooke provides various complementary resources that promote the success of entrepreneurial projects:
Stimulate entrepreneurial vocations among students in all sectors: the Accélérateur entrepreneurial Desjardins (AED) promotes the entrepreneurial spirit of students during their training, regardless of their field of study, and offers personalized mentoring to help them carry out their entrepreneurial projects.
Stimulating students' creativity by encouraging them to create concrete projects: the JR André Bombardier Family Createk Technological Entrepreneurship Contest rewards ingenious people who know how to bring innovative technologies to life.
Facilitating the start-up of new technology companies and accompanying them in their growth: the Accélérateur de création d’entreprises technologiques (ACET National Bank) has enabled the creation of 90 companies since 2011.
Helping promising young companies to get off the ground and export their know-how: the new CDPQ program - Expansion Strategies gives high-potential companies supported by ACET access to the Caisse de dépôt's international network, in order to support their growth and achieve success outside Quebec.
The Huguette and Jean-Louis Fontaine Creation Studio facilitates ideation and allows rapid prototyping and the creation of demonstration products. Here, revolutionary ideas are brought to life that will allow Sherbrooke's genius to be matched with the reality of the professional world. Its goal is to be home to the most dynamic community of inventors and creators in Quebec by 2025.
Make your mark and stand out with the support of the Shcool agency in communication. Composed of communication and marketing students, supervised by professors, the school agency offers a vast repertoire of services that can help entrepreneurs reach their goals.
Develop your professional skills through experiential learning; support organizations by providing professional advice through limited membership recruitment and coaching from School of Management faculty members.
Obtaining financing through various entrepreneurial grants. In order to support student entrepreneurs and encourage the success of both their academic and business projects, the UdeS offers various financial aid programs from undergraduate to graduate level.