All of the CRM’s activities are based on close cooperation with the region’s universities, especially the Université de Montréal, which hosts the CRM on its campus.
With the financial support of the Université de Montréal, McGill University, Université du Québec à Montréal, Concordia University, Université Laval and Université de Sherbrooke as well as grants from Fonds de recherche du Québec – Nature et technologies (FRQNT) of Québec and from NSERC, the CRM finances the activities of the its laboratories representing the most active branches of the mathematical sciences. These laboratories are the place of excellence for scientific animation and training and feed the national and international scientific programming of the CRM. Please refer to the webpages of the CRM Laboratories for reports describing the activities of each of these laboratories.
The Department of Mathematics and Statistics of the University of Ottawa is also a partner of the Centre de recherches mathématiques. With this department the CRM funds postdoctoral fellowships and other collaborative research activities.