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Holland College receives infrastructure investment from PEI and federal government

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Holland College received $741,000 in funding for the enhancement and expansion of the trades training facilities at it Centre in Georgetown. This will include new electrical, mechanical and building envelope systems, which will enhance the student experience and improve environmental sustainability. $370,384 came from the Government of Canada and $370,384 from the Province of Prince Edward Island. The Centre in Georgetown provides programs for 250 full- and part-time students. 

Throughout Prince Edward Island universities and colleges will receive close to $23.3 million from the Government of Canada, the provincial government, the institutions themselves and private donors. Federal funding will be allocated through the Post-Secondary Institutions Strategic Investment Fund, for the modernization of research facilities on Canadian campuses and improve the environmental sustainability of these facilities.

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