TRIUMF and partners awarded with CFI infrastructure funds to advance innovative research initiatives

On the morning of October 12, 2017, the Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) announced a multi-million dollar investment package in support of science initiatives across the country, including several projects involving TRIUMF and its member universities. The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, shared the results of the CFI’s 2017 Innovation Fund competition at the University of Manitoba, awarding more than $554 million to support 117 projects at 61 universities, colleges, and research institutions across Canada.

Championed by partners at its member universities, seven TRIUMF-supported experiments and collaborations were among the award recipients, including infrastructure investments relating to:

This announcement marks an important milestone for CFI, which has now funded over 10,000 science infrastructure projects since its inception in 1997.

Click here for the full press release from CFI.

Thursday, 12. October 2017 - 11:58

The Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) has announced a multi-million dollar investment package in support of science initiatives across the country, including 7 projects involving TRIUMF and its member universities