Candace House, other victim service organizations to get new provincial funding

Candace House will be receiving extra funding from the province this year, to the tune of $100,000 – $70,000 more than had been originally announced. The new money for the victim support facility is coming from the Manitoba government’s criminal property forfeiture fund, as well as the federal proceeds of crime fund and the victims’ assistance fund. Candace House, located […]

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Women scientists get less federal funding than men, new study finds

First-time women principal investigator scientists received considerably less funding from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) compared to first-time male principal investigators, even at top research institutions, reports a new study from Northwestern Medicine and the Kellogg School of Management. Previous research showed women receive lower startup funds from their universities to launch their research. This is the first study […]

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