What is it?

The Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) is the federal agency that promotes and supports university-based research and training in the fields of humanities and social sciences.

Why is it important?

Through its programs and policies, the Council enables the highest levels of research excellence in Canada, and facilitates knowledge sharing and collaboration across research disciplines, universities and all sectors of society.

Where do I find more information?

For further information, visit the Carleton University Research Office (CURO)’s website.