New Partnership Between Futurpreneur Canada and Fondation Montréal inc.

23 April 2018

$15,000 in fast-track financing for startups


Montréal - Futurpreneur Canada (Futurpreneur) and Fondation Montréal inc. (Montréal inc.) are joining forces to accelerate access to startup financing for the foundation’s laureates. Because time is money, businesses awarded a $5,000 to $30,000 grant from Montréal inc. are now eligible for fast‑track financing, enabling them to receive an additional $15,000 in loans, according to the rates, terms and conditions of Futurpreneur.

This agreement ensures the accelerated processing of financing applications and recognizes the foundation’s strength in finding, selecting and supporting Montréal’s best startup projects. Entrepreneurs who prefer to do so can still use the standard process and thus have access to co-financing from the BDC. Montréal inc. will steer the young entrepreneurs to Futurpreneur, either for fast-track financing or for the standard application process, according to each one’s needs.

For more information on Montréal inc.’s fast track to Futurpreneur, please email Montréal inc. at or call 514-872-8401.

For more information on the standard application for Futurpreneur financing and BDC co-financing, please contact Futurpreneur at 514-225-7035 #4004.


About Fondation Montréal inc. 

Fondation Montréal inc. propels towards success the most promising entrepreneurs through grants, access to a high-level business network and the expertise of experienced business volunteers. Fondation Montréal inc. awards annually over $700,000 in grants, without taking any participation, offers young entrepreneurs personalized à la carte services and opens the Montréal inc. doors to them thanks to its vast network of more than 450 business volunteers. A charitable organization, Fondation Montréal inc. is 80% funded by the private sector and has contributed, since 1996, to the creation of more than 900 businesses.

About Futurpreneur Canada

Futurpreneur Canada has been fueling the entrepreneurial passions of Canada’s young enterprise for two decades. We are the only national, non-profit organization that provides financing, mentoring and support tools to aspiring business owners aged 18-39. Our internationally recognized mentoring program hand matches young entrepreneurs with a business expert from a network of more than 2,800 volunteer mentors.