R&D for Public Safety & Security: Federal Government Issues Call for Proposals
September 7, 2012

The Canadian Safety and Security Program (CSSP) is a federally-funded program, which has been allocated $43.5 million dollars annually. The program’s mandate is to strengthen Canada’s ability to anticipate, prevent, mitigate, prepare for, respond to, and recover from natural disasters, serious accidents, crime and terrorism through the convergence of science and technology (S&T) with policy, operations and intelligence...

The CSSP is requesting submissions for innovative project proposals that address identified public safety and security capability priorities. Proposals are being sought through an annual competitive call for proposals process. This process is administered by Public Works and Government Services Canada, on behalf of DRDC. Interested bidders should consult the CSSP information available online.

Read full details at this URL: http://www.forces.gc.ca/site/news-nouvelles/news-nouvelles-eng.asp?id=4357

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