UWO Announces 25% Increase in Research Funding

November 27, 2006

The University of Western Ontario received $221 million in research funding for 2005/06, an increase of 25% over the previous year, ranking UWO 10th nationally for overall funding. Western is strong in CIHR, CFI and SSHRC funding, but "more focus will be needed" in areas such as NSERC funding and foreign/targeted international funding in particular. Western News