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Funding & Award News

Royal Society of Canada - Campus Visit

The RSC is coming to campus to talk about opportunities for Western researchers and help celebrate the Western members of the newly elected 2016 calss. Everyone is welcome to attend! Date: September 12, 2016 (More)


Canada Gairdner Wightman Award

Awarded annually to a Canadian who has demonstrated outstanding leadership in medicine and medical science in Canada. The award is worth $100,000 and recognizes leadership and sustained contributions to a specific field in Canada and internationally. Deadline: October 1, 2016 (More)

Research News

Propel celebrates summer entrepreneurs - August 31, 2016

After an intensive 16 weeks, 15 entrepreneurs successfully completed the Propel Summer Incubator program (PSI) – with more than $750,000 sales in 101 countries, 85,955 website hits, 40,488 new social media users, 5,276 app downloads, are a few of the landside achievements. (More)


Study explores role of Jewish women on homefront - August 26, 2016

The stories describe important moments in our country’s history – yet few talk about them, even fewer ask about them. That is about to change thanks, in part, to Jennifer Shaw Lander. (More)


LGBT rights eyed in context of The Games - August 19, 2016

When nations gather – particularly at events like the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro – the world is watching. (More)



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Research Summaries

  • Brain Mind Institute

    Brain & Mind Institute

    A unique collaborative research effort providing global leadership in cognitive neuroscience.
  • WindEEE Institute

    Wind Engineering

    Birthplace of modern wind engineering, Western is home to four unique wind research facilities.
  • Imaging

    Biomedical Imaging

    Discovery and development of innovative imaging techniques and instrumentation to improve the understanding, diagnosis and treatment of human disease.
  • Advanced Manufacturing Park

    Advanced Manufacturing Park

    Conveniently located minutes from Highway 401, the 38-acre Advanced Manufacturing Park is a unique partnership...
  • The Africa Institute

    The Africa Institute

    Western University launched The Africa Institute to advance scholarship and policy development efforts...
  • Biotron

    Biotron

    Climate change and environmental stresses placed by humans on plants, animals, insects and micro-organisms...

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