Collaborations between federal research funding organizations

CIHR, the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) and the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC) are federal granting agencies that support research, research training and innovation in Canadian postsecondary institutions. The Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) is a federally funded organization that enables this research, training and innovation through investments in state-of-the-art infrastructure.

Working in close collaboration, CIHR, NSERC, SSHRC, and CFI invest in talented people, research excellence and infrastructure, and facilitate knowledge translation and mobilization to help foster a culture of social and commercial innovation. Learn more


Inter-agency news
Read the latest news on inter-agency initiatives.

Canada Research Coordinating Committee
The CRCC advances coordination between the federal research funding agencies.

Policies and Guidelines
Find policies on open access, research ethics, data management and more.

Post-Award Administration and Finance Information
Find information on the Tri-Agency Guide on Financial Administration's post-award policies and guidelines.

Tri-Agency Interdisciplinary Peer Review Committee
Learn about the agencies' initiative to review and support interdisciplinary research.

Research security
Learn more about new measures to safeguard your research.

Other Collaborative Activities
Read about collaborative initiatives including the Canadian Common CV and Safeguarding Your Research.

Funding Programs


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