WATERLOO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 16, 2011) - Peter Braid, Member of Parliament for Kitchener-Waterloo, on behalf of the Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State for the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario, will announce funding for increased opportunities for young people to participate in science, technology, engineering and math activities.

MP Braid will participate in a photo opportunity and will be available to answer questions from the media following the event.

Date: August 17, 2011
Location: University of Waterloo
Engineering Building 5 – Room 2004
200 University Avenue West
Waterloo, ON N2L 3G1
Time: 1:30 p.m.

Parking is available in the parking lot behind the Engineering 5 building, accessible from Philip Street.

Contact Information:

Office of the Honourable Gary Goodyear
Gary Toft
Director of Communications