Compliance with the (latest version April 1, 2022) is required for all grants funded by the Tri-agency (CIHR, NSERC and/or SSHRC). This section provides guidance to uOttawa researchers on complying with the Tri-agency Guide and uOttawa’s institutional policies on research expenditures. These guidelines also help the University meet its obligations to additional diverse research funders. These uOttawa guidelines should be referred to when assessing if an expenditure is an appropriate use of grant funds.
The guidelines apply to all research funds held at the University, including:
- Tri-agency Funds;
- General research Funds;
- University of Ottawa Research Funds;
- All other funding sources, unless the funder allows more or less flexibility.