The Fonds d’innovation et de développement touristique (FIDT) (tourism development and innovation fund) supports and stimulates the development, renewal, structuring, improvement and innovation of tourism products and services in Vaudreuil-Soulanges. Applications are received during a call for proposals, and financial assistance is paid out in the form of grants.
Développement (DEV) Vaudreuil-Soulanges is mandated to assist applicants with their submissions and to analyze the proposals. With the support of an evaluation committee, it also makes funding recommendations to the Municipalité régionale de comté (MRC).
The rules governing the FIDT program are adopted by the board of directors of the MRC de Vaudreuil-Soulanges.
This program is for organizations recognized as partners in the regional tourism industry. Project promoters registered as based in Vaudreuil-Soulanges and active members of ExploreVS.
Applications may be submitted by:
Governmental and para-governmental organizations—including school boards, schools, the Centre intégré de santé et de services sociaux, Emploi Québec, and trade unions—are not eligible, but may be partners in a project.