The New Frontiers in Research Fund (NFRF) will invest $275 million , and $65 million ongoing, to support international, interdisciplinary, fast-breaking and high-risk research. It is comprised of three streams to support groundbreaking research:

  • Exploration will generate opportunities for Canada to build strength in high-risk, high-reward and interdisciplinary research.
  • Transformation will provide large scale support for Canada to build strength and leadership in interdisciplinary and transformative research.
  • International will enhance opportunities for Canadian researchers to participate in research with international partners.

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