Call for applications for Mexico Government Excellence Scholarships for Foreigners 2020

Call for applications for Mexico Government Excellence Scholarships for Foreigners 2020.
The Embassy of Mexico in France is pleased to announce the publication of the call for applications for the Government of Mexico's Excellence Scholarships for Foreigners 2020 by the Mexican Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

The Government of Mexico offers scholarships for master's, doctoral, post-doctoral studies, specializations, research stays, student mobility programs and medical specialties.

All French candidates' applications must be submitted only online on the SIGCA system ( in accordance with the provisions of the 2020 call for applications.

The call for applications will remain open until 27 September 2019.

The scholarships will be awarded from March 2020 to December 10, 2020.

Priority will be given to topics of interest for Mexico-France cooperation, in particular those related to health, education, energy, the environment and telecommunications.

The following areas are not covered by the call for applications: business administration, plastic surgery, accounting, marketing, dentistry and related fields.

For further information, please contact the Educational, Technical and Scientific Cooperation Department of the Embassy of Mexico in France:

Educational, technical and scientific cooperation service

Mexican Embassy in France

9 de Longchamp Street

75116 Paris

The results will be announced from 15 January 2020. Applications that do not meet the criteria set out in the call for applications will not be taken into account in the selection process. The final decision on the award of the scholarships rests with the Mexican Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Useful links

For more information on Mexican higher education institutions and research centres, please visit the following websites:


- UNAM : http ://


Excellence Awards
master, doctorate, post-doctorate
business administration, accounting, marketing
plastic surgery, dentistry and related fields