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Discovery Grants, Scholarships and Fellowships National Announcement

June 22, 2015

Scientific discovery and training at over 70 universities received a significant, long-term investment from the Government of Canada. The Honourable Ed Holder, Minister of State (Science and Technology), Pat Perkins, MP for Whitby-Oshawa and NSERC President B. Mario Pinto announced $443 million in new grants, scholarships and fellowships. These investments will support academic researchers, students, and post-doctoral fellows across the country as they make new discoveries in science and engineering which will spark innovation, and foster economic and social benefits across Canada.

Photo credit: Salvatore Sacco, The Canadian Press