Canada to provide almost $45M in CFI funding for 150 projects

The Government of Canada has announced almost $45M in Canada Foundation for Innovation funding for universities, colleges, cégeps and polytechnics. The funding will go toward 150 projects at 43 institutions across Canada: 136 research projects at 31 universities will receive over $30M through the John R Evans Leaders Fund, and 14 projects at 12 colleges, cégeps, and polytechnics will receive over $14M through the College-Industry Innovation Fund. The funding will help institutions acquire the labs and equipment they need for their work, attract and retain researchers, and support the discovery of innovative solutions to keep Canadian businesses competitive. CFI Note: Archived stories may contain dead links or be missing source links.