$143 million for Quebec campus infrastructure

October 23, 2009

On Friday, the federal and Quebec governments announced $142.6 million from the Knowledge Infrastructure Program for 88 capital projects at post-secondary institutions across the province. Ottawa is contributing $60.6 million, while Quebec and other partners are providing $82 million for these projects. Friday's announcement marks the second round of KIP funding pledged to Quebec institutions. In June, the federal and provincial governments announced over $993 million in joint infrastructure funding for more than 200 projects. Office of the PM News Release