The Chairman of the Foundation Board, John McCall MacBain, joins the whole Foundation community in welcoming three new directors.

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The Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation is proud to announce that eleven new Trudeau mentors will enrich its community in 2016. These respected Canadians – active in the public and private sectors, in the arts, and in not-for-profit organizations – will build a special relationship with the 2014 Trudeau scholars.

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Congratulations to Lloyd Axworthy, Jennifer Stoddart, Denise Bombardier, Susan M.W. Cartwright, Rohinton Mistry, Kent Roach and Morris Rosenberg!

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The Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation announces its 2014-2015 Annual Report. In addition to reporting on the activities and finances of the Foundation, you will discover our new targeted areas of inquiry initiative, and the testimony of new members of the community. Enjoy your reading!

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Congratulations to Nathan Bennett, Danielle Peers and Nathan Andrews, recipients of the grant that will support their postdoctoral studies!

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The Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation encourages research, reflection and action in four areas important to Canadians: human rights and dignityresponsible citizenshipCanada's role in the world, and people and their natural environment. The Foundation works through four programs: it grants doctoral scholarships, it awards fellowships to distinguished academics, it appoints mentors and it holds public conferences.