SAGUENAY, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - Sept. 29, 2016) - The Honourable Diane Lebouthillier, Minister of National Revenue, on behalf of the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, will announce the recipients of the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council's (SSHRC) Talent program funding, including the recipients of the Canada Graduate Scholarships to honour Nelson Mandela. She will also announce renewed support for research at postsecondary institutions across the country.

Media availability and photo opportunities will take place following the announcement.

Date: Friday, September 30, 2016
Time: 10:00 a.m. (eastern)
Location: Studio de création en arts numériques (SCAN)
P0- 1070 (au sous-sol du pavillon principal)
Université du Québec à Chicoutimi
555, boulevard de l'Université
Chicoutimi, Québec

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Twitter: @ScienceMin

Instagram: sciencemin

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Twitter: @SSHRC_CRSH

Contact Information:

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council
Yoan St-Onge
Communications Advisor

Office of the Minister of Science
Veronique Perron
Press Secretary