2005: Creation of the Arbour Foundation.

The Fondation was created after Pierre Arbour donated all the shares of Alkebec Inc., which were valued at $9 million.

2015: The Arbour Foundation celebrates its 10th anniversary since its creation.

2017: The Arbour Foundation begins to accept foreign students as scholars.

2017-2018: The Arbour Foundation grants $437 000 in scholarships, our highest amount yet.

2018: The Arbour Foundation has over 230 scholars!


The mission of the Foundation is to grant scholarships to deserving students in financial need at the Master and Doctorate levels in three disciplines having been identified as most likely to foster economic growth: Engineering, Computer Science and Business Administration.