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The Power to Make a Difference

Helping our students
Improving the
campus experience
Funding world-class

"The Power to Make a Difference", What is it all About?

It is about empowering and enriching our community.

For you, it is about doing your part to help alleviate students’ financial stress, make it easier for them to continue their learning journey and encourage academic engagement.

For us, it is about supporting HEC Montréal's efforts to groom world-class management professionals and prepare them to face tomorrow's challenges.

Together, we can make a real difference for generations to come.

Michel Patry, PDG de la Fondation HEC Montréal, Mélanie Gagnon, directrice

“Contributions from our community, whatever form they may take, are a vital source of strength for HEC Montréal. Your gifts will make it possible to carry out forward-looking projects that help us grow, thrive and excel.”

Michel Patry, President and CEO of the HEC Montréal Foundation, Mélanie Gagnon, Director – HEC Montréal Foundation and Alumni Relations Office.

You can change the lives of our students

Régine Cléophat

“This scholarship allowed me to continue my master’s degree!”

Régine Cléophat , student, MSc in Applied Economics.
Arthur Charpentier

“Thank you for letting me take part in an international exchange program.”

Arthur Charpentier, BBA, Specialization in Business Intelligence.

Every dollar counts

$ 25

Together, all the $25 contributions made in 2019 could help 40 students cope with financial hardships.

$ 50

Together, all the $50 contributions made in 2019 could help fund 30 merit scholarships.

$ 100

Together, all the $100 contributions made in 2019 could help fund 15 research grants.

Your commitment, our efforts

  • 800+ students supported every year through scholarships
  • COVID-19 pandemic: emergency funding granted to roughly 100 students through the Financial Assistance and Emergency Fund in the spring of 2020
  • Construction of a new building in downtown Montreal
  • Funding for the largest bilingual business library in Canada
  • Over time, donors have contributed to funding 16 research chairs
  • $245,000 in research grants for graduate students in 2019

A gift aligned with your values

Fonds des bâtisseurs

Your donation will help students, support research and improve the campus experience.

Fonds Édifice centre-ville

Your gift will help HEC Montréal construct a new building, expand its unique program lineup and forge stronger ties with the Montreal business community.

Financial assistance and emergency scholarship fund

With your donation, you will be helping to address urgent financial needs that may otherwise prevent students from pursuing their education.

Scholarship fund for certificate programs

Your gift will be used to award scholarships to talented students enrolled in one of our certificate programs.



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