$2 million for Quebec fisheries school infrastructure project

March 29, 2010

The federal and Quebec governments announced yesterday $2.1 million from the Knowledge Infrastructure Program for l'École des pêches et de l'aquaculture du Québec, based at Cégep de la Gaspésie et des Îles. The funds will support the construction of a pilot plant to develop aquatic products from the school. The CÉGEP recently received nearly $4 million in KIP funding for a new training centre for wind turbine maintenance. Quebec News Release (in French)