Partners & Funders
Research is a cornerstone of the University of Guelph. Our research falls under four broad categories: Community, Environment, Food and Health. All areas of research are integral to the University of Guelph's success as one of Canada's top comprehensive universities. New and ongoing initiatives at Guelph are grounded in the belief that teaching and research are mutually reinforcing, and we strive to develop research in ways that can be carried into classroom teaching. Researchers...
The University of Toronto is home to one of the world’s strongest research faculties. According to the Times Higher Education Supplement, 2008, the University of Toronto is one of only five universities world-wide ranked in the top 16 for all fields – the other four are UC Berkeley, Cambridge, Oxford and Stanford.
The University of Victoria is a leading Canadian research university, and has a reputation as a centre of innovative and interdisciplinary research. UVic researchers are making major contributions, advancing and applying knowledge for the benefit of society. UVic faculty rank among the top universities in Canada in research funding from national granting councils.
The University of Washington has received more than $1 billion in sponsored research funds, a tribute to the exceptional quality of our diverse and innovative faculty, students and staff, and the power of the UW intellectual community.
The UW receives more federal research funding than any other American public university, a ranking held since 1974.
In 2010, the University of Waterloo was ranked Canada’s No. 1 comprehensive research university for the third year in a row in the annual “Canada Top 50 Research Universities” survey conducted by the national consulting firm Research Infosource.
Western Economic Diversification Canada's (WD) mandate is to promote the development and diversification of the economy of Western Canada and advance the interests of the West in national economic policy. To achieve this mandate, we support initiatives that contribute to the following project activities:
- A strengthened western Canadian innovation system (Innovation) and a competitive and expanded business sector in Western Canada (Business Development and...