Ontario is supporting researchers and innovators across the province while creating high-quality jobs.
The province’s Early Researcher Awards program will support 77 projects across 17 leading institutions. These awards will help sharpen Ontario’s competitive edge by fostering discoveries, including new technologies, treatments and cures for illnesses while supporting high quality, knowledge-based jobs for people across the province. It will also drive Ontario’s ability to attract and retain the best and brightest research talent.
Ontario’s support will help research initiatives across the province, including:
Improving brain flow and function after cardiac arrest
Developing cost-effective ways to recover metals and reduce environmental impacts from mine wastes
Evaluating the impact of social media technology on mental health awareness