LONDON, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - March 17, 2015) - The Honourable Ed Holder, Minister of State (Science and Technology), accompanied by Susan Truppe, Member of Parliament for London North Centre, will make a national funding announcement promoting science, technology, engineering and math for young Canadians.

Date: March 18, 2015
Time: Hands-on science demonstration with children at 9:30 a.m. ET
Announcement at 10:00 a.m. ET
Location: London Regional Children's Museum
(Carol and Bud Johnston Atrium)
21 Wharncliffe Road South
London, ON

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Director of Communications and Parliamentary Affairs
Office of the Honourable Ed Holder
Minister of State (Science and Technology)
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Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada
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