Hats Off to You! and its Excellence in Science segment

Congratulations to the 66 winners of the Hats Off to You! competition and its Excellence in Science segment. Meet the 2018-2019 winners.

The Hats Off to You! contest and its Excellence in Science segment showcase the determination and work of women enrolled in a vocational training or technical training program, or a bachelor’s program in science or technology that leads to a career in a traditionally male-dominated occupation.

The contest:

  • recognizes women who choose a traditionally male-dominated occupation
  • rewards their hard work
  • promotes the academic success of women within a predominantly male group
  • provides role models for women who wish to venture off the beaten track

List of prizes

The prizes awarded to the winners are worth between $2 000 and $5 000, and amount to nearly $160 000.

Eligibility for the contest

You must be a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident, have resided in Québec for at least one year, and must not have failed in more than two subjects in your last school term.

Hats Off to You!

You are eligible if:

  • you are enrolled full-time in one of the vocational training or technical training programs selected for the contest
  • you are enrolled in a school or centre under the jurisdiction of a school board, a CEGEP or a private educational institution in Québec

Important! Certain prizes are reserved for graduates. Refer to the Hats Off to You! Prizes section in the Application Guide.

Excellence in Science

You are eligible if:

  • you are enrolled full-time in a bachelor’s program in one of the pure or applied sciences selected for the contest
  • you are attending a university-level institution in Québec

Contact us

418 528-1318,  ext. 2348

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Dates

  • Awards ceremony: June 10, 2019 at the National Assembly in Québec City