ON announces over $3.8M in grants for UWaterloo, WLU research

March 5, 2020

The Government of Ontario has announced over $3.8M in grants for research projects at the University of Waterloo and Wilfrid Laurier University. $3.57M of the funds will be given to UWaterloo researchers, while WLU will receive about $247K. The funds will go towards projects on topics such as the use of big data in policing, and human behaviour in net-positive energy buildings. “Laurier researchers tackle some of the most complex issues facing our society today, and this funding will directly support and enhance those efforts,” said WLU Vice President Research Jonathan Newman. “We are grateful to the Government of Ontario for this substantial investment in Laurier’s world-class research.”   The Record   | WLU   (ON)