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Cutting-edge Brock researcher awarded federal funding

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Cutting-edge Brock researcher awarded federal funding

Vance Badawey, Member of Parliament for Niagara Centre, along with Chris Bittle, Member of Parliament for St. Catharines, on behalf of the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, were pleased to announce $96,000 in research funding to Dr. Michael Holmes, assistant professor in the Department of Kinesiology, at Brock University. These funds will allow Dr. […]

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Niagara Centre receiving over $400,000 in new federal funding

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Niagara Centre receiving over $400,000 in new federal funding

On behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister responsible for FedDev Ontario, Vance Badawey, Member of Parliament for Niagara Centre is pleased to announce that three municipalities in Niagara Centre will be receiving a combined total of $416,667 in new funding. Projects receiving funding are as follows: […]

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Applications are invited for Multiculturalism Funding Program

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Applications are invited for Multiculturalism Funding Program

Niagara Centre MP, Vance Badawey is inviting Niagara organizations to submit a project proposal to the Department of Canadian Heritage’s Inter-Action: Multiculturalism Funding Program. The Projects component of this program supports national initiatives that will promote diversity, inclusion, and building positive relationships among the different cultural, religious, and ethnic communities in Canada. “As Niagara has […]

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New safety measures for drones in Canada

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New safety measures for drones in Canada

With the rapid increase in the use of drones, also known as unmanned air vehicles (UAVs), Transport Canada is moving with a number of safety initiatives to keep the public safe on the ground and in the sky. Kate Young, London West MP and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Transport, outlined steps taken to […]

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FedDev Ontario Invests in Manufacturing Innovation in the Golden Horseshoe

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FedDev Ontario Invests in Manufacturing Innovation in the Golden Horseshoe

Many Canadian small- and medium-sized manufacturers delay adopting new technology, because of the risk of making large, upfront investments without first testing their innovations. By investing in a new advanced manufacturing network in the Golden Horseshoe, the Government of Canada will help Canadian manufacturers address this challenge and speed up technology adoption. Monday, Vance Badawey, […]

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Investing in Business and Young Canadians

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Investing in Business and Young Canadians

Starting today, all not-for-profit organizations, public-sector employers, and small businesses with up to 50 employees can now apply for funding from the Government of Canada to hire a student next summer. The Canada Summer Jobs (CSJ) program creates job opportunities and valuable work experience for students aged 15 to 30 years old, particularly youth facing […]

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