Minister of Science to announce funding for social sciences and humanities researchers at the largest gathering of scholars in Canada

Media Advisory Release Date: May 25, 2018 10:00 a.m.

The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities, will take part in the annual Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Storytellers Showcase at the Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences.

As part of this event, the Minister will make a national funding announcement that will enable researchers in the social sciences and humanities to produce new knowledge and forge research partnerships across sectors that help us understand the world around us and our role in it.

Date:         Monday, May 28, 2018

Time:         8:30 a.m.

Location:     Congress Hub Expo Event Space

                    Centre for Kinesiology

                    University of Regina

                    Regina, Saskatchewan

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For further information, please contact:

Julia Gualtieri

Media Relations Advisor

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council


Ann Marie Paquet

Press Secretary

Office of the Minister of Science



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