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ICYMI: Springboard Members receive CFI infrastructure funding

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On August 15, 2017 the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, announced the next round of funding, provided by the Canada Foundation for Innovation’s (CFI) John R. Evans Leaders Fund (JELF), which gives researchers the means to purchase state-of-the-art technology and equipment to allow universities and researchers across Canada to carry out ground-breaking research in world-class facilities.

In the Atlantic Provinces the recipients in New Brunswick were Mount Allision University (MtA), Université de Moncton (UdM) and the University of New Brunswick (UNB). Click here to read about the funding details. Memorial University of Newfoundland (MUN) received funding for 2 projects. In Nova Scotia the recipients were Acadia University, Cape Breton University (CBU), Dalhousie University (Dal), Saint Mary's University (SMU) and Saint Francis Xavier University (StFX). Click here to read about the funding details.

Congratulations to our members and their outstanding researchers.

To read the CIF press release, click here.

To read the Huddle article about UNB CFI funding, click here.

To read the Gazette article about MUN CFI funding, click here.

To read the Dal News article about Dal CFI funding, click here.

To read the StFX News article about StFX CFI funding, click here.