Disclosure of grants and contributions awards

Fiscal Year 2017-2018

3rd quarter

Recipient Name:Let's Talk Science
Location:London, Ontario, Canada
Date:2017-11-01
Value:$400,000.00
Type:Contribution
Purpose:Let's Talk Science will launch a project titled “Optimal Environmental Conditions for Life” to engage students and educators in space-related educational opportunities that showcase and celebrate David Saint-Jacques' mission to the International Space Station in 2018. It is a large-scale “citizen-science” action project designed for use in schools across Canada to gather data about environmental conditions for optimal health. This project will involve universities, colleges, teachers' associations, and departments of education. It will allow thousands of young Canadians to build critical skills and conduct research related to life on the International Space Station, with the aim of inspiring them to pursue an education in STEM disciplines.
Comments:The amount allocated covers more than one fiscal year