NSERC announces CREATE recipients

May 22, 2015

The Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) has announced the recipients of $28 M in funding under the Collaborative Research and Training Experience (CREATE) initiative, which supports job-related training for graduate students and post-doctoral fellows. CREATE emphasizes four priority areas: environmental science and technologies; manufacturing; information and communications technologies; and natural resources and energy. NSERC President B Mario Pinto said, "CREATE students master the skills needed for both discovery research as well as innovation. The program is designed to provide them with a strong foundation of life skills, with an emphasis on team-building and communications as well as interdisciplinary research excellence." NSERC News Release | List of Recipients