Government programs

Ministère de l'Éducation programs

Ministère de l’Éducation programs

The elite programs develop our best provincial players.

Elite program players involve with Quebec teams can participate in high-level tournaments to improve their skills, where experienced and dedicated coaches supervised them.

Elite players are classified according to the following categories: Espoir, Relève, Élite, and Excellence.

The Ministère de l’Éducation implemented some programs for coaches and top athletes of the province to support their development.

To know more about them, click on the links below (French only):

Crédit d’impôt

Programme Équipe Québec

Fondation de l’athlète d’excellence

Autres services (médicaux, bourses…)

Programme de certification national des entraineurs (PNCE)


Programme de soutien de développement de l’excellence

Le Programme de soutien de développement de l’excellence (PSDE) details Rugby Quebec’s objectives to develop the sport. It also describes the steps in the athlete development to achieve a high playing level.

Each rugby federation must produce a multi-year plan and have it approved by the Education Ministry of Education to obtain financial support.

All our activities are consistent with PSDE and approve by the Education Ministry

Consult our Plan de Développement de l’Excellence en Rugby à Sept