New gifts to Carleton, UOIT, uSask

June 17, 2011

Carleton University announced last Thursday a $1.5-million donation from Ottawa-based tech entrepreneur Sreedhar Natarajhan to the university's Canada-India Centre for Excellence in Science, Technology, Trade and Policy. The gift will permanently endow the centre's research and policy activities. The University of Ontario Institute of Technology received a $1.5-million gift last week from Sure Energy Inc. chairman and CEO Jeffrey Boyce, whose donation, the largest UOIT has received from an individual, will fund the Jeffrey S. Boyce Research Chair in Natural Gas as an Alternative Transportation Fuel. The University of Saskatchewan's Edwards School of Business announced last Thursday a $1-million donation from Cameco Corporation CEO Gerald Grandey to be directed toward a variety of leadership initiatives. Carleton News Release | UOIT News Release | uSask News Release