"Relève-Élite" teams

Financial support for training groups
To qualify for the services of the Montreal Excellence sportif program, clubs, teams, training groups and coaches must first contact the person in charge of the Montreal Excellence sportive program.

Conditions for applying for financial support

The "Relève-Élite" teams must :

  • Working on the island of Montreal
  • Supervise at least one "Relève" or "Élite" athlete;

*Sport-Études groups with "Relève" and/or "Élite" athletes may also apply.

Support value

The value of the support depends on the number of athletes identified as "Relève" and "Élite" by their sports federation who train with the team. The amount will be determined following evaluation of the request.

Services offered to "Relève-Élite" teams

Financial support for "Relève-Élite" teams;
New - Laboratoire d'évaluation Excellence sportive de Montréal de la condition physique;
Access to the Integrated Support Team (IST) project;
Access to Excellence sportive de Montréal training facilities;

Eligible expenses

Reimbursement for sports medicine services*;
Reimbursement for training science services*.

*Services must be provided by certified practitioners.
**This type of support does not reimburse travel expenses to competitions or training camps.

When to apply

Applications are accepted at all times. Three cohorts of financial support for "Relève-Élite" teams are available.


July 1 to June 30
October 1 to September 30
January 1st to December 31st

Resource person

To apply for financial support for a "Relève-Élite" team or for any difficulties or questions, contact the person in charge of the ESM program, Frédérik Laberge.