The Tri-agency Institutional Programs Secretariat (TIPS), housed within the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council, is responsible for the day-to-day administration of the Canada First Research Excellence Fund (the Fund).
The Fund’s steering committee is responsible for providing strategic direction for the program, and is the body that approves funding recommendations made by the selection board.
Ted Hewitt (Chair)
Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council
Canadian Institutes of Health Research
Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada
Gilles Patry (observer)
President and Chief Executive Officer
Canada Foundation for Innovation
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council