UA and CONACyT Fellowship for Mexican Doctoral Students

At a Glance

Number Awarded
Amount Awarded
By Application
Funding Type
Cash Award/Stipend
Tuition Award
Eligibility Category
International Doctoral Students
International Master’s Students


The UA - CONACyT partnership provides co-financed, 5-year fellowships for doctoral students awarded CONACyT funding. Please review CONACyT for more detail.


Mexican citizens enrolled in a UA doctoral program.


  1. Apply for admission to the University of Arizona Graduate College as well as to the graduate program of interest at the University of Arizona.
  2. Review the information about the UA - CONACyT partnership on the CONACyT web site and gather all of the necessary documents.
  3. After being formally admitted to The University of Arizona and receiving a Certificate of Admission (around February or March), send all the required documents to CONACyT, according to the instructions on their website.