Canada, QC announce funding to maintain, upgrade QC postsecondary institutions

July 13, 2021
The Governments of Canada and Quebec have announced funding for projects that will maintain, upgrade, and modernize QC postsecondary institutions. The funding, which is part of a larger $19M allocation, will support projects at Cégep de St-Félicien, Alma College, Cégep de Jonquière, Cégep de Chicoutimi, and the Université du Québec à Chicoutimi. “[W]e strive to make wise choices in terms of infrastructure for years to come in order to better meet evolving needs,” said Christian Dubé, Minister of Health and Social Services. “Users deserve to receive care and services of the highest quality, in a safe and adapted environment, and this funding will support the realization of relevant projects in this direction.” Canada | Canada (Backgrounder) (QC)