National Research Council Canada-NRC

National Research Council Canada-NRC

May 06, 2009 08:00 ET

Media Advisory/REMINDER: The 2009 National Sanofi-Aventis BioTalent Challenge Winners Announced

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - May 6, 2009) - The Honourable Tony Clement, Minister of Industry, and the Honourable Jim Flaherty, Minister of Finance, will participate in the Sanofi-Aventis BioTalent Challenge national awards ceremony.

Talented high school students from 14 regions across Canada who have presented their biotech research projects to a distinguished panel of judges are competing in this year's challenge. The winners will receive awards totaling $16,000, including a prize for the project with the most commercial potential.

Date: Wednesday, May 6, 2009

Time: 12:45 p.m. (awards ceremony)

Place: National Research Council of Canada
100 Sussex Drive
Ottawa, Ontario

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