KINGSTON, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - May 31, 2011) - The Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State (Science and Technology), will announce funding to help young researchers upgrade their skills and prepare for the workforce.

Date:Wednesday, June 1, 2011
Time:2:00 p.m. (EDT)
Location:Queen's University
Biosciences Complex, Atrium, on Arch Street
Kingston, Ontario

Contact Information:

Gary Toft
Director of Communications
Office of the Honourable Gary Goodyear
Minister of State (Science and Technology)
613-943-7602

Media Relations
Industry Canada
613-943-2502

Martin Leroux
Media and Public Affairs Officer
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada
(NSERC)
613-943-7618
media@nserc-crsng.gc.ca