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How does Ontario benefit from more entrepreneurial students?

Economists have said economic growth depends on the injection of new start-ups and business innovation in the economy.

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Who selects the Polanyi Prize winners?

The winners of the Polanyi Prize are chosen by the John Charles Polanyi Prizes Selection Committee, which consists of ten members who have expertise and international reputation in the areas of research identified below: Physics Chemistry Physiology or Medicine Literature Economic Science Committee members are selected based ...

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Where can I find out more about the life-changing research being conducted at Ontario universities?

Visit Research Matters! Research Matters is a COU-led project that’s showcasing the transformative research that takes place at Ontario universities and building new bridges between university researchers and the broader ...

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What research-related awards are available through the Council of Ontario Universities?

Each year, COU honours Ontario’s leading research through the following awards: John Charles Polanyi Prizes Ontario Women’s Health Scholars Award Autism Scholars Award COUPN Awards COU also facilitates the selection of Ontario’s ...

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