Image & Source: Edmonton Journal
As many of you know, the provincial budget reduced Advanced Education funding.
Here are some news headlines:
- Advanced Education reduced 6.3%
- SAIT eliminating 230 positions
Here are some grants that can help post-secondary institutions, academics, and students:
Strategic Innovation Fund: Stream 5: National Ecosystems are now accepting applications. The objective of Stream 5: National Ecosystems is to foster business-led collaboration between multiple organizations, including: SMEs, academic and research institutions, large corporations, and incubators/accelerators in order to accelerate commercialization in areas with demonstrated Canadian advantage to build Canadian ecosystems: http://www.ic.gc.ca/eic/site/125.nsf/eng/00017.html
The Canada History Fund encourages Canadians to improve their knowledge about Canada’s history, civics and public policy. The Fund supports the production of learning materials, the organization of learning activities and the creation or maintenance of networks: https://www.canada.ca/en/canadian-heritage/services/funding/canada-history-fund/program-details.html
Student Work Placement Program. https://www.biotalent.ca/programs/student-work-placement-program/
The Regional Innovation Ecosystems (RIE) program stream aims to create, grow and nurture inclusive regional ecosystems that support business needs throughout the innovation continuum, and foster an entrepreneurial environment conducive to innovation, growth and competitiveness.
To my readers, can you please share this resource with anyone you know in Alberta’s post-secondary space?