January 8, 2014
Unravelling aging at the molecular level! Nancy Forde and her team of graduate students at Simon Fraser University in British Columbia use state-of-the-art equipment to study collagen molecules and...
November 16, 2005
Frequently asked questions and answers pertaining to the LOF, LEF and NIF are now available.
April 26, 2016
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Vice-President, Finance and Corporate Services
Since the CFI was first formed, Ms. Manon Harvey has been responsible for ensuring the integrity of all aspects of...
April 11, 2016
Our executive team is made of the President and CEO and the Vice-Presidents who are also officers of the organization.
March 1, 2005
Elizabeth Cannon is in the business of finding people, places, and things.
To be more precise, Cannon—a geomatics engineering professor at the University of Calgary—...
November 23, 2015
From the complex effects of weather patterns in outer space to the unexplored depths of the ocean to some of our most pressing issues in human health and all the atoms and electrons in between, the...
March 29, 2016
List of funded projects
To obtain a complete list of funded projects, download one of the files below. This list is updated following each National funding announcement.
Last update: May 2018
March 4, 2016
Practically all areas of research today require the creation, storage and sharing of reams of complex data. Over the last 20 years, Canada has developed a Digital Research Infrastructure (DRI)...
April 14, 2014
Dalhousie University's Ocean Tracking Network (OTN) tracks the enormous migrations of sea creatures including Lydia the Shark, now famous for her transatlantic odyssey over the past year.
November 1, 2004
The aurora borealis or Northern Lights is often described as the world's best light show. Researchers at Athabasca University, however, know this natural wonder has a much more sinister and...