COMPADRE has been financed by the following funding bodies to the following researchers:

Period Financial support Leader/recipient
1989-1994 The British Council (UK) Jonathan Silvertown
1990-1992 Consejo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnologia (Mexico) Miguel Franco
1993-1996 Academia Mexicana de Ciencias (Mexico) Miguel Franco
1994-1996 The Royal Society of London (UK) Jonathan Silvertown
1999-2000 The Ferguson Trust. Open University (UK) Jonathan Silvertown & Miguel Franco
1999-2000 Consejo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnología (Mexico) Miguel Franco
1994-1996 Dirección General Asuntos del Personal Académico, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (Mexico) Miguel Franco
2006-2007 Natural Environment Research Council (UK) Dave Hodgson
2006-2008 Personal funds Rob Salguero-Gómez
2007-2010 Australian Research Council (Australia) Yvonne Buckley
2007-2010 Australian & New Zealand Vegetation Function Network (Australia & New Zealand) Yvonne Buckley
2008-2010 Reese Family Foundation (USA) Rob Salguero-Gómez
2009-2012 European Social Fund (Europe) Dave Hodgson & Stuart Townley
2011 Evolutionary Demography Laboratory of the Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research (MPIDR) (Germany) Rob Salguero-Gómez
2011-2013 Strategic Environmental Research and Development Program, Department of Defense (US) Maile Neel & William Fagan
2012-2013 Australian Research Council (Australia) Yvonne Buckley
2012-2014 Evolutionary Demography Laboratory, and Independent Group Modeling the Evolution of Ageing, both at the MPIDR (Germany) Rob Salguero-Gómez & Owen Jones
2014-2016 Australian Research Council (Australia) Roberto Salguero-Gómez
2014-2017 Natural Environmental Research Council (UK) David Hodgson
2014-2017 Ireland Research Foundation (Ireland) Yvonne Buckley
2016-2020 Natural Environmental Research Council (UK) Rob Salguero-Gomez
2016-2019 Det Drie Forskningsråd Owen Jones