Athletes Support


Elite athletes categories

The support is given according to the athlete’s classification: relève, espoir, élite or excellence.

Visit ministère de l’Éducation website to know the definition of each category.

Rugby Quebec’s categories will be adapted from this model and available here soon.

Financial support

Financial support

Elite players can obtain financial support through Fondation de l’athlète d’excellence and Sport Québec.

Visit their websites to have more information (links above/French only).

Tax credit

Tax credit for athletes

The ministère de l’Éducation offers a tax credit to athletes belonging to relève, élite and excellence.

Consult the ministère de l’Éducation website for more information (French only).  

Other services

Medical and scientific support

Athletes belonging to espoir, relève, élite and excellence categories are eligible for medical and scientific support.

Visit the ministère de l’Éducation website for more information (French only).