The Concordia-Lise Watier Spreading your Wings Grant

The Lise Watier Foundation is proud to announce the launch of the Concordia-Lise Watier Spreading your wings Grant!

This $5,000 bursary is designed to support and encourage graduates of the Let’s Start Up Program of the entrepreneurship stream who have started their own business. It is a great pleasure to collaborate with Concordia University in order to help a graduate of the Let’s Start Up Program give wings to her business. It will be offered every year.

About the Concordia University

We’re a next-generation university, continually reimagining the future of higher education. Located in the vibrant and multicultural city of Montreal, Concordia is the top-ranked university in North America founded within the last 50 years and annually registers some 51,000 students through its innovative approach to experiential learning and cross-functional research.

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Do you also want to help women take the path to financial independence? You are convinced that with help and support, women can achieve a transformative professional project that will ensure a better future for them and their children?

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” I felt exhausted, so I questioned my future. The program changed my life!  It allowed me to refocus on my needs and visualize where I wanted to go. I met women who gave me confidence and shared their knowledge to help me start my own business.

SONIA

Let's Start Up Program, Entrepreneurship stream

“I am so grateful for the Lise Watier Foundation’s financial aid for studies. Thanks to this support, I have the tools I need to become professionally accomplished and to live again. I am proud of where am today and know that my children are too…and you can’t put a price on that.” 

ANDRÉE-ANNE

Let's Start Up Program, Education stream

“Go ahead, believe in your dreams because anything is possible, really, ANYTHING! Never, at 60, would I have thought it was possible… But thanks to the Let’s Start Up program, I have come out of my shell; I now realize how much potential I have, and I know I will make it.

SYLVIE

Let's Start Up Program, Entrepreneurship stream

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