For the past 11 years, the élixir contest has been awarding excellence in project management in Québec. 

By recognizing the success of individuals, teams and their projects, the relaunch of the élixir contest demonstrates to the public that a project manager and their team, using proven tools and techniques are at the heart of Québec development and pride. 
Apply today by nominating a colleague or a project using the forms below. 




Professional in Project ManagementNominate a colleague
Emerging Professional in Project ManagementNominate a new project professional
The Best of ProjectsSubmit your project
Project of the YearApply for Project of the Year
This contest recognizes individual success in project management.
Candidates must have more than 8 years of professional project management work experience
This contest recognizes individual success in project management.
Deadline: October 20
Candidats must posesse between 3 and 8 years of professional project mangement experience. 
This contest recognises the collective success of project management in Québec. The Best Of category rewards specific elements within a project that took place in 2017.
Deadline : October 20 
The majority of the project must have taken place during 2017. 
The élixir contest of PMI-Montréal recognizes success, individual and collectif, in project management in Québec.  The Project of the Year category rewards a project that was exemplary in its application of best practices in project management. The winning team will be invited to submit their project to the internationally recognised competition hosted by PMI® Global.




Read the following instructions carefully.  Please do not hesitate to contact us shouold you have any questions regarding your participation in the élixir contest. IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE, YOU MUST COMPLETE THE DOWNLOADABLE APPLICATION ACCORDING TO THE AWARD CATEGORY FOR WHICH YOU WOULD LIKE TO APPLY. 



The élixir contest was created to highlight the success of individuals and organisations working in project management in Québec. 



Admissibility conditions:  All members or persons living or working within the territory of PMI-Montréal can submit within any of the categories. 

In this case that a finalist is not a member, they will be invited to become one before the élixir event.

For the two professional categories, the candidate must be nominated by another professional (employer, colleague, partner or other, and not by the individual candidate himself or herself).


The evaluation of the submitted projects will be conducted by experts: jury members selected by PMI-Montréal. The jury will consist of 5 members known for their expertise and experience in project management in their industry. 

Finalists will be announced in November 2017 and the winners will be announced at the élixir event in December 2017. 



congratulations to the Winners of the Projet of the Year awards for 2016 !

  1. Hatch Ltd : Gahcho Kué Diamond Project
  2. Revenu Québec : La gestion des ressources humaines avec progiciels
  3. Hôpital général Juif : Construction d'un pavillon des soins critiques, le K
  4. Coup de coeur PMI-Montréal : Épicerie solidaire de Rosement

Read the official press release here