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Major Sponsor Guidelines

Information regarding the guidelines for our major grant sponsors.

General Summary

This table is a general summary of eligible Research related expenditures from common sponsors. It should serve as an at-a-glance resource. Further, more in-depth, information can be obtained from your Senior Research Accountant.

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Tri-council Financial Administration Guide

This is an important resource to determine which expenses are eligible for CIHR, NSERC, and SSHRC grants.

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Canada Research Chairs Program

Link to Canada Research Program Details which includes information on acceptance, financial administration, communication guidelines, policies governing research, leaves, transfers, teaching load restrictions, retirement, and renewing or terminating a Chair.

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Canada Foundation for Innovation

Link to the CFI Policy and Program Guide which gives a program overview; description of their funding architecture; lists the eligible projects, costs and contributions; administration of CFI awards; the evaluation and outcome assessment, and how to communicate research impacts.

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Ontario Research Fund - Research Excellence ("ORF-RE")

Link to ORF-RE program guidelines which include: applicant and project eligibility, assessment criteria, application and review process, expense guidelines, information regarding institutional and private sector contributions, and application procedures.

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Early Researchers Award ("ERA")

Link gives information regarding eligible applicants, funding, eligible/ineligible expenses, youth outreach program, evaluation criteria, and the application procedure.

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