Government of Canada

Government of Canada

June 26, 2014 08:23 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada to Announce Major Funding in Support of Scientific Research

LONDON, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - June 26, 2014) - The Honourable Ed Holder, Minister of State (Science and Technology), will announce a major investment in scientific research for universities across Canada. The Minister will be joined by Susan Truppe, Member of Parliament for London North Centre and Parliamentary Secretary for Status of Women, and Joe Preston, Member of Parliament for Elgin-Middlesex-London.

After the announcement, Minister Holder will tour the lab of Dr. Ana Luisa Trejos, at Western University. Media are invited to join the tour.

Date: June 26, 2014
Time: Announcement at 10:00 a.m. EST
Tour at 10:30 a.m. EST
Location: Lobby of the Claudette MacKay-Lassonde Pavilion
1151 Richmond St.
Western University
London, Ontario

Contact Information

  • Scott French
    Director of Communications and Parliamentary Affairs
    Office of the Honourable Ed Holder
    Minister of State (Science and Technology)
    613-943-6177

    Media Relations
    Industry Canada
    613-943-2502
    1-800-328-6189
    media-relations@ic.gc.ca

    Martin Leroux
    Media and Public Affairs Officer
    Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada
    613-943-7618
    media@nserc-crsng.gc.ca