Industry Canada

Industry Canada

August 13, 2014 11:32 ET

Media Advisory: Minister of State Holder to Announce Support for Young Researchers at Canadian Universities

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Aug. 13, 2014) - The Honourable Ed Holder, Minister of State (Science and Technology), will make an announcement regarding funding for young world-class researchers studying at Canadian universities. The Minister of State will be joined by the Honourable Peter Van Loan, Leader of the Government in the House of Commons.

Before the announcement, Minister of State Holder, Mr. Van Loan and guests will tour a laboratory at the University of Toronto. Media are invited to join the tour.

Date: Thursday, August 14, 2014
Time: Tour at 10:00 a.m.
Announcement at 10:30 a.m.
Location: University of Toronto
Lassonde Mining Building
170 College Street
Toronto, Ontario

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Contact Information

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

    Media Relations
    Industry Canada
    613-943-2502
    media-relations@ic.gc.ca

    Media Relations
    Canadian Institutes of Health Research
    613-941-4563
    mediarelations@cihr-irsc.gc.ca