BCKDFBritish Columbia Knowledge Development Fund (Canada)
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Established in 1998, BCKDF investments are meant to strengthen scientific research and foster talent at post-secondary institutions, research hospitals and affiliated non-profit agencies across the province.
Amrik Virk, Minister of Technology, Innovation and Citizens Services, As part of our #BCTECH Strategy, the BCKDF provides investments in research and innovation that will explore new frontiers in life sciences, rehabilitation and sport performance, and astrophysics, among many other technology sectors.
Purchase and installation were funded by $10M from CFI, with additional funds from Ontario Innovation Trust, Ontario Challenge Fund, Ontario Power Generation, BCKDF, BC Hydro, BHP Billiton, De Beers Canada, the Department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development, the Manitoba government, NRCan and other sources.