Lethbridge institutions receive funding for innovation, development projects


Lethbridge College and the University of Lethbridge will be establishing new centres on their campuses, thanks to federal funding related to the launch of a new PrairiesCan service location in the Lethbridge area. The college will receive over $2M to establish an agriculture innovation centre that will support small- and medium-sized businesses that focus on agricultural technologies and agri-food products. ULethbridge will receive over $1.4M to establish a centre of expertise for commercial health management and monitoring application development, as well as over $868K to establish a work-integrated learning centre to support Indigenous students.