The Don’t Leave Canada Behind letter has been signed by more than 2,000 scientists. But what about the other individuals who are just as affected, namely graduate students and postdocs? Given that most of the small amount of funding provided by NSERC goes directly to paying student stipends, they are stakeholders in this as much as anyone else. There is now a way for them to express their support for research in Canada and to send a message that the cuts are unacceptable.
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Hat tip: CanadaResearchFunding.org