Ubisoft initiatives that inspire the next generation to achieve their ambitions

The Game Lab Competition, scholarships for excellence, school visits, original content: we develop programs and contents that put young people in contact with professionals who have chosen a career in the video game industry. Learn more about our initiatives aiming to inspire them to achieve their dreams in science and technology and turn their passion into expertise.

Ubisoft Game Lab Competition

Age group: University

Students have 10 weeks to deliver a playable video game prototype that follows the theme, guidelines, and constraints given by a jury of Ubisoft professionals. Each team can count on the support of two mentors from Ubisoft studios in Montreal, Quebec City, Saguenay and Sherbrooke. At the end of the competition, the jury selects winners in various categories and awards $22,000 in scholarships. Moreover, Ubisoft guarantees at least 10 internships or job opportunities to participants in the competition.

Visit the Ubisoft Game Lab Competition page to learn more about this competition.

CTRL+F: Podcasts for tech-savvy youth

Age group: Primary

CTRL+F is a podcast series about science and technology. The series features six short episodes aimed at young people aged 8 to 12 and their parents.

* To listen to the podcasts (in French only), head to CTRL+F, le balado techno pour enfants connectés.

Les jeunes décodent (Youg people decode)

Age group: Secondary

“Les jeunes décodent” is a 6-episode podcast series for 12 to 17-year-olds developed in collaboration with La puce à l’oreille. In each episode, Dahlia, Grace, Kenza and Danian, four tech-savvy teenagers, meet experts to explore new technologies that have a positive impact on pressing social and environmental issues.

*To listen to the podcasts (in French only), head to Ubisoft Éducation lance le balado technologique « Les jeunes décodent » – Ubisoft Montréal

School visits

Age group: Highschool and Cegep

While waiting to be able to welcome school groups back to the studio, we have adapted our visit format to offer a complete virtual experience. To obtain the kit, visit the school visits page.


Age group: University

Ubisoft’s scholarship program aims to encourage the most talented students from eight universities across Quebec along their academic path in STEM-related fields. Each year, Ubisoft offers over $70,000 in scholarships, half of which is reserved for female students.

Career Presentations

Age group: University

Each year, Ubisoft Montréal employees visit Quebec universities to present their academic and professional backgrounds, as well as a particular IT profession. This is an opportunity for students to discover the technology used at Ubisoft and to find internship or permanent employment opportunities in IT.

Paid internships

Age group:  University

The studio offers numerous paid internships within its production teams all year long. Internships are veritable launching pads for careers, as they offer the chance for interns to perfect their expertise and develop a network within the largest video game studio in the world.

Parterships with student clubs

Age group:  University

In order to find future talents, Ubisoft works closely with students, professors, and students clubs, such as women in engineering committees, to provide clarity and guidance to students who are interested in pursuing a career in STEM fields. Learn more by reading this interview.

Want to find out more about the program? See all our initiatives on the Ubisoft Education page. You can also find all our latest news on Ubisoft Education’s Facebook and Instagram pages.