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International Mobility and Short-Term Stays Outside Québec Program

The program provides financial support to university students travelling abroad as part of their studies. It also supports students participating in an educational activity outside Québec recognized by their university.

Program description

The stay or educational activity may take place in another Canadian province or in a foreign country. It can take the form of a:

  • student exchange program
  • practical internship
  • research internship
  • seminar
  • colloquium

Two university semesters totalling a maximum of eight months are eligible.


To be eligible, you must meet the following criteria:

  • be a full-time student enrolled in a degree program at a Québec university
  • meet the specific requirements of the host university

Reimbursable fees

You may be eligible for a scholarship of $750 to $1 500 per month, depending on the scale used by your university. These amounts may be adjusted at the discretion of the universities for a stay of less than one month or for participation in a recognized educational activity.

Help and resources

For additional information, contact student services or the international office at your university.

Last update: February 23, 2023


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