Administration and Financial Compliance

The Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC) is the federal research funding agency which promotes and supports postsecondary-based research and training in the humanities and social sciences. Other Tri-Council granting partners are the Canadian Institutes for Health Research (CIHR) and the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC). To ensure financial compliance, faculty researchers with research projects fully or partially funded by Tri-Council partners must adhere to the policies and procedures as detailed in the Tri-Council Financial Administration Guides and the NSCAD Research Administration Policy accessed through the following links.

Research Administration Policy
Tri-Agency Financial Administration Guide

For further information, please contact the Office of Research Services and Industry Liaison at