Hydro-Québec donates $8 million to UQAM

February 24, 2009

The Université du Québec à Montréal recently held a ceremony to celebrate an $8-million gift from Hydro-Québec to the university's "Prenez position pour l'UQAM" campaign, making the company the largest donor in the university's history. To recognize Hydro-Québec's contribution to scientific culture, a multi-purpose space in the UQAM Coeur des Sciences building has been named the "Hydro-Québec Agora." The gift will support scholarships, research projects, and institutional development projects. UQAM News Release