Financial support for training groups
The Montreal Excellence in Sports Program offers financial support to individual athletes in the territory. Individual athletes from the island of Montreal identified as Relève or Élite by their sport federation can apply.
Note: The Individual Athlete Support Program is primarily for athletes who are not part of a training group supported by the MSO Training Group Support Program.

Who can apply

Individual Montreal athletes identified as Relève or Élite by their sport federation.

The individual athlete support program is primarily aimed at athletes who are not part of training groups supported by the MSO training group support program.

Conditions to be respected

Reside on the island of Montreal
Be a Relève or Élite athlete
Must not already be financially supported by the MSO program for the current year
Must not be part of a training group financially supported by the MSO program

Value of support

Between 250$ and 500$.

Please note that the value of the financial support varies from year to year depending on the funding available from the Montreal Excellence in Sport Program and the number of athletes identified as residents of Montreal.

Eligible Expenses

Sports medicine services (physiotherapy, massage therapy, etc.)
Training science services (evaluation, physical preparation, etc.)
*Services must be received by certified practitioners

*This type of support does not reimburse travel expenses to competitions or training camps.

When to apply

Applications are accepted at any time, but are reviewed 4 times a year, in the fall, winter and spring.

Usual cohorts

April 1 to March 31
July 1 to June 30
October 1 to September 30
January 1 to December 31

Application form for individual financial support

Resource person

If you have any difficulties or questions, please do not hesitate to contact the ESM program manager, Frédérik Laberge.