SOCIAL SCIENCES AND HUMANITIES RESEARCH COUNCIL OF CANADA

SOCIAL SCIENCES AND HUMANITIES RESEARCH COUNCIL OF CANADA

May 25, 2009 12:08 ET

Media Advisory: Minister Goodyear to Reaffirm Government Support for Social Sciences and Humanities Research

Attention Assignment Editors (Education, Science)

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - May 25, 2009) - Media representatives are invited to attend a speech where Minister of State (Science and Technology) the Honourable Gary Goodyear will outline the government's continued commitment to support social sciences and humanities research.

The speech relates to International Research Collaboration and the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC).



Who: The Hon. Gary Goodyear, Minister of State (Science and Technology)

When: Monday, May 25, 2009
4:30 p.m.-5:00 p.m. (EDT)

Where: Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario
Robertson Hall, Senate Room Foyer, 4th Floor


Note to editors: SSHRC is an independent federal government agency that funds university-based research and graduate training through national peer-review competitions. SSHRC also partners with public and private sector organizations to focus research and aid the development of better policies and practices in key areas of Canada's social, cultural and economic life.

Contact Information

  • SSHRC Communications
    Trevor Lynn
    613-992-7302
    trevor.lynn@sshrc-crsh.gc.ca
    or
    Office of the Honourable Gary Goodyear
    Minister of State (Science and Technology)
    Gary Toft
    Director of Communications
    613-943-7599