The economic and social impact of scientific research and technological innovation is of prime interest to government and influences government policy at many levels. This guide provides links to official sources of government policy and statistical information. - a general science portal for the federal government - it has a Subject Directory, a list of Canadian Science Research Centres and a directory of scientists and professionals. Also has posted the most recent policy statement: Seizing Canada's moment: moving forward in science, technology and innovation 2014.

Funding agencies in support of science and technology research

Departments and Agencies


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United Kingdom

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Content last updated: April 25, 2018