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The Government of Ontario is funding important COVID-19 research projects at Lawson and Western University

Three studies investigating a range of important COVID-19 questions led by teams from Lawson Health Research Institute and Western University are among an initial 15 projects funded through the Government of Ontario’s COVID-19 Rapid Research Fund.

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaking at a podium outside his home

Canadian government announces $450 million in new funding to help academic research community during covid-19 pandemic. 

Health researchers in London and across Canada welcomed news that the federal government will provide urgently-needed financial support for research teams whose work has been largely shut down by the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has announced $450 million in new funding to help Canada’s academic research community during the COVID-19 pandemic.