The Post-Secondary Institutions Strategic Investment Fund (SIF)
is a time-limited program that will
provide up to $2 billion over the next three years
to accelerate infrastructure projects at
universities and colleges across Canada.
These investments will promote economic activity across the country and will benefit
the Canadian economy and Canadian society well into the future.
Funding decisions will be announced throughout the summer and fall of 2016.
Accredited universities, colleges, publicly funded polytechnic schools, institutes of technology and cégeps can apply for federal support to accelerate eligible construction, repair and maintenance activities.
Institutions that are affiliated or federated with an eligible institution (for example, research and teaching hospitals, research parks, incubators and accelerators) can apply through the institution to which they are affiliated. more...
The total contribution from federal sources will cover up to half (50%) of the project's eligible costs, leveraging the remaining amount from non-federal partners.
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