NSERC Interactive Dashboard


NSERC is Canada's largest funder of natural sciences and engineering discovery research. Our investments build the foundation for Canada's research and innovation capacity by supporting a brain trust of research professionals delivering world-firsts in knowledge, and ensuring world-class training for emerging research talent. NSERC fosters the promotion and celebration of science to nurture future generations of researchers and science-literate citizens.

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We have a proven track record of creating industry/research-sector partnerships grounded in advanced and applied research produced by a NSERC-funded braintrust. Collaborations boost private-sector R&D and commercialization by validating and de-risking new ideas essential to innovation. SMEs use partnerships to scale-up. Established companies access disruptive ideas necessary for new growth. Students get industry experience and business skills, industry gains new talent. Insights from the innovation process inform future discovery-based research.

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  1. Canada-wide

    Overview of NSERC investments across Canada

  2. Provinces

    View NSERC investments by province

  3. Categories

    View NSERC investments by priority area and strategic topic

  4. Convert to PDF

    Create and download a PDF version of any page within the NSERC Investment Dashboard

  5. Choose language

    Information is available in both official languages

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