Government of Canada Invests in The Gairdner Awards


The Gairdner Foundation applauds the Government of Canada for its ongoing investments in research and innovation in Canada and the new funds to support and retain the next generation of scientific talent in our country.

The Gairdner Foundation’s mission is to celebrate excellence and inspire young people to become the leaders of the future. We are extremely grateful for the government’s recognition of our mission with an addition to our endowment that will enhance the international stature of the Canada Gairdner Awards. We are happy to continue our close partnership with the Government of Canada in promoting research excellence in Canada and around the world.