Proposals must address the goal of the CMS and the CMS purpose
statements which we add here.
The goal of the Canadian Mathematical Society is to support the
promotion and advancement of the discovery, learning, and application of
The CMS statements of purpose are
- To unify and support Canadian mathematicians through effective
communication, broad membership, sponsorship of diverse activities, and
partnerships with like professional societies.
- To support mathematics research through the communication of current
research to both the specialist and non-specialist, public recognition of
research accomplishments and collaboration with the research institutes
and granting agencies.
- To support the advancement of mathematics education through joint
projects with mathematics educators at all levels, promotion of
educational advancements, and partnerships with provincial ministries of
education and organizations supporting mathematics education.
- To champion mathematics through initiatives that explain, promote
and increase the general understanding of mathematics, provide
extra-curricula opportunities for students, and encourage partnerships
with corporate, government and not-for-profit agencies.