Des donateurs publics et privés, toujours plus nombreux, ont contribué à faire de l’Institut Périmètre ce qu’il est aujourd’hui : un chef de file mondial de la recherche fondamentale, de la formation scientifique et de la diffusion des connaissances.

Nous n’aurions pu réaliser cela sans leur vision et leur appui.


Mike Lazaridis ($170M)



Doug Fregin ($30M)

Jim Balsillie ($10M)



BMO Financial Group Isaac Newton Chair in Theoretical Physics at Perimeter Institute ($4 million)

Krembil Galileo Galilei Chair in Theoretical Physics at Perimeter Institute ($2 million)

Krembil William Rowan Hamilton Chair in Theoretical Physics at Perimeter Institute ($2 million)

Mike and Ophelia Lazaridis Niels Bohr Chair in Theoretical Physics at Perimeter Institute ($4 million)

Gluskin Sheff Freeman Dyson Chair in Theoretical Physics at Perimeter Institute ($2 million)

Clay Riddell Paul Dirac Chair in Theoretical Physics at Perimeter Institute ($1 million)

Cenovus Energy James Clerk Maxwell Chair in Theoretical Physics (Visiting) at Perimeter Institute ($300,000)

John Templeton Foundation – Templeton Frontiers Program at Perimeter Institute ($2 million)

The Peter and Shelagh Godsoe Family Foundation Award for Exceptional Emerging Talent ($500,000)



Sponsors ($100,000+)

RBC Foundation
Sun Life Financial

Convergence Sponsor ($50,000+)

BMO Financial Group

Partners ($10,000+)

Drake Entertainment Inc.
Linamar Corporation
Toyota Motor Manufacturing Canada Inc.

Supporters (5,000+)




Accelerators Circle ($100,000+)

Corinne Squire and Neil Turok

Directors Circle ($1,000+)


Joanne Cuthbertson and Charlie Fischer
Jon and Lyne Dellandrea
Brad and Kathy Marsland
Margaret and Larry Marsland


Don Campbell
Michael and Kathy Duschenes
Cosimo and Christina Fiorenza
Carol A. Lee


Dave Caputo
Catherine A. Delaney
Ginny Dybenko
Richard and Donna Ivey
Robin and Robert Ogilvie
Reid Family
Maureen J. Sabia
Michael Serbinis and Laura Adams*
Renée Schingh and Robert Myers
Alex White


Dorian Hausman
John Matlock


Ian and Debbie Adare
Greg Dick
Edward S. Goldenberg
Frederick Knittel
Kevin Lynch


Jerome Bolce
J. DesBrisay and M. Cannell
Ben and Mona Davies
Bernard Portier
… plus 4 anonymous Directors Circle donors

Friends (up to $999)

Alina Achim
Amy Aitchison
Dave Allen
John Attwell
Jeremy Bell and Sunny Tsang
Mike Birch
Diana Blackmore
Frances Bleviss
Jonathan Braniff
Barry S. Brunsden
Ross Burton
Jill Cameron
Duncan Campbell
Toni Carson
Piyush Chugh
Marion Classen
David Cook
Gheorghe Curelet-Balan
Grant Davidson
Marguerite Doyon
James Facey
Mike Flynn
David French
Vaishali, Vithushan & L. Ganesh
Lorne Glazer
Judith Glynn
Tina Goldlist
Erin Sargeant Greenwood
Peggy Hagen
Colin Hunter
Warren Jackson
Lukasz Jedrychowski
Matthew Jenkins
Don Kissinger
George Kittler
Maja Kokotovic
Henrique Kroeker
Sharon Lazeo
Yvonne Norton Leung
Mario Lourenco
Joy Macdonald
Colin MacLeod
Yuri Markarov
Melanie Marsland
Catherine Martin
M. W. McRae
John Moore
Ron Motz
Bill Murphy
Jan Narveson
Antonio Pereira
Joseph Peter
Dan Petru
Mark Pritzker
Julia Rickert
Neil Rieck
W. Michael Roche
Kyle Rozoski
Iain Russell
Catalin Sandu
T.J. Scoble
Adam Smith
Andrew Smith
Stephen Soock
Lane Stevens
Eric Strychaluk
Robert Thrasher
Peter Tinits
Dale Vaillancourt
Peeranut Visetsuth
Dustin Windibank
... plus 19 anonymous Friends donors



Founding Donor ($105,000)

The Bluma Appel Community Trust

Foundation Donors ($250,000+)

The Ira Gluskin and Maxine Granovsky-Gluskin Charitable Foundation

Foundation Donors ($10,000+)

Beatrice Snyder Foundation

Corporate Donors ($35,000+)


Corporate Donors ($10,000+)




Maria Antonakos
Dr. Scott and Sherry Vanstone


Andrea K. Grimm
Jennifer Scully-Lerner


Patrice Merrin


Beth Horowitz
Vicki Saunders
Suzan Snaggs-Wilson and Steven Wilson

Up to $999

Nyla Ahmad
Margaret Franklin
Mercedes Geimer



The Birch Island Foundation at the Toronto Foundation
The Hellenic Heritage Foundation
The Kitchener and Waterloo Community Foundation
       - The John A. Pollock Family Fund
       - Musagetes Fund
The Savvas Chamberlain Family Foundation
The Scott Griffin Foundation



Steinway Piano Gallery
The Record Community Partnerships Program



Carolyn Crowe Ibele, in memory of Dr. Richard A. Crowe
Catherine A. Delaney, in honour of Bob and Linda Krembil
Bruce Middleton, in honour of Doreen Middleton
Ann Leese and Irwin Rotenberg, in honour of Bob and Linda Krembil
Jagan Sivakumaran, in honour of Dr. Thiru Sivakumaran
Doug Wakida, in honour of Andy Kebo

This list reflects outright gifts and multi-year pledges received or ongoing between August 1, 2013 – May 30, 2015.

To download the most recent PDF copy of the Donor List, please click here

Government of Canada

  • Industry Canada
    • $50 million (2011)
    • $50 million (2007)
  • Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada
    • $25 million (2002)
    • $92,000 PromoScience (2009)
    • $59,900 PromoScience (2005)
    • $50,700 PromoScience (2006)
    • $10,000 Michael Smith Award (2007)
  • Canada Foundation for Innovation
    • $10 million Leading Edge Fund (2009)
    • $5.6 million Innovation Fund (2002)
    • $3.1 million Infrastructure Operating Fund (2014)
    • $1.7 million Infrastructure Operating Fund (2004)
  • Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario
    • $1.73 million Youth in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (2012)

Government of Ontario

  • Ministry of Research and Innovation
    • $50 million (2011)
    • $50 million (2006)
    • $10 million Ontario Research Fund (2009)
    • $280,000 Early Researcher Awards (2015)
    • $560,000 Early Researcher Awards (2014)
    • $140,000 Early Researcher Awards (2012)
    • $130,000 Early Researcher Awards (2009)
    • $53,000 Ontario Research Fund (2007)
    • $50,000 Post-Doctoral Fellowship Program (2011)
    • $50,000 Post-Doctoral Fellowship Program (2010)
    • $50,000 Post-Doctoral Fellowship Program (2009)
    • $50,000 Post-Doctoral Fellowship Program (2008)
    • $23,000 Ontario Research Fund (2008)
  • Ministry of Economic Development and Trade
    • $15 million (2002)
    • $150,000 Youth Science and Technology Outreach Program (2005)
    • $120,000 Research Performance Fund (2005)
  • Ontario Innovation Trust
    • $5.6 million Innovation Fund (2002)
    • $400,000 (2009)
  • Ontario Research and Development Challenge Fund
    • $5.95 million shared equally with the Institute for Quantum Computing (2002)
  • Ministry of Tourism
    • $300,000 Celebrate Ontario Fund (2009)
    • $40,000 Celebrate Ontario Fund (2011)
    • $40,000 Event Marketing Partnership Program (2009)
  • Ministry of Culture
    • $50,000 Ontario Cultural Attractions Fund (2009)
    • $20,000 Ontario Cultural Attractions Fund (2011)
  • Ministry of Education
    • $2.95 million Outreach Expansion Initiative (2015)

« L’Institut Périmètre redéfinit la philanthropie comme investissement stratégique à long terme. » [traduction]

Mike Lazaridis, fondateur et président du conseil d’administration de l’Institut Périmètre