Departmental Performance Report 2014–15

Internal Audits and Evaluations

Internal Audits Completed in 2014–15

Title of Internal Audit Internal Audit Type Completion date
Audit of SSHRC’s Insight Grants Funding Opportunity

Risk, Internal Control, Governance

September 2014

Audit of Financial Monitoring
(Joint audit  with NSERC)

Risk, Internal Control, Governance

September 2014

Audit of Physical Security
(Joint audit  with NSERC)

Risk, Internal Control, Governance

March 2015

Evaluations in Progress or Completed in 2014–15

Link to Department's Program Alignment Architecture Title of the Evaluation Status Deputy Head Approval Date
1.1.3 Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships Tri-Agency Evaluation of the Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships Completed June 2014
2.1 Indirect Costs of Research Tri-Agency Evaluation of the Indirect Costs Program Completed June 2014
1.1.1 Canada Research Chairs Tri-Agency Evaluation of the Canada Excellence Research Chairs Completed October 2014
1.1.5 SSHRC Doctoral and Postdoctoral Fellowships SSHRC Fellowships Evaluation In progress June 2015
1.1.2 Canada Graduate Scholarships Tri-Agency Evaluation of the Canada Graduate Scholarships In progress October 2015
1.1.4 Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships Tri-Agency Evaluation of the Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships In progress October 2015
1.3.3 Networks of Centres of Excellence

Evaluation of the Networks of Centres of Excellence

Evaluation of the Business-Led Networks of Centres of Excellence
In progress October 2015
1.2.2 Institutional research capacity grants SSHRC Institutional Research Capacity Grants Evaluation In progress September 2015
1.2.1 Individual, team and partnership research grants Insight Grants and Insight Development Grants Evaluation In progress January 2016
1.1.1 Canada Research Chairs Tri-Agency Evaluation of the Canada Research Chairs In progress March 2016