16,000 +

research and innovation projects funded

$250M

invested in 2019-20

$858M +

invested in the last 10 years

33,000

researchers in our network

6,000 +

industry partners

117

post-secondary partners

6,000 +

international research internships

1,450 +

professional skills courses

22,000 +

training participants
Alejandro Adem

Alejandro Adem

President of the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada

President of the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada and former CEO and Scientific Director at Mitacs.

The Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada supports students in their advanced studies, promotes and supports discovery research, and fosters innovation by encouraging Canadian organizations to participate and invest in postsecondary research projects.

Organizations we have worked with

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