Nipissing University has four prestigious?Canada Research Chairs, and many faculty researchers who are experts in their fields. Within our growing research culture, contributions will support the search for new knowledge and invest in an environment that cultivates collaborative inquiry. Nipissing encourages?interdisciplinary and interprofessional research?that improves our quality of life and deepens our understanding of the world in many contexts. Funding will strengthen existing research pillars and a wide array of topics across many disciplines. Contributions will also enable Nipissing to expand and modernize?research facilities?as well as contribute to the development of new research talent, including?graduate students. Support also includes funding for our highly successful annual?Undergraduate Research Conference, as well as the international?3MT Thesis Competition.