Disclosure of grants and contributions awards

Fiscal Year 2011-2012

4th quarter

Recipient Name:European Space Agency
Location:Paris, France
Purpose:Canada's annual assessed contribution to the European Space Agency's (ESA) General Budget under the Canada/ESA Cooperation Agreement, for the calendar year 2012
Comments:The total value of the assessed contribution to the ESA's General Budget for 20121 is 5,833,108.73 Euros with an estimated exchange rate of $1.40/1 Euro. Payment will be made in 3 instalments according to a pre-set calendar; that is 30% in February, 35% in June and 35% in October