Consejo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnología (The National Council of Science and Technology) or CONACYT promotes and strengthens scientific development and technological modernization in Mexico. CONACYT contributes to the formation and consolidation of scientific and technological research at the highest levelto increase culture, productivity, competitiveness and social welfare knowledge.


CONACYT funds scholarship programs supporting the formation of human, scientific and technological capital.

SNI Researchers

CONACYT supports the top scholars across the country and around the world through the National System of Researchers (SNI).  Scholars are supported based on their productivity and impact (levels I-III, Emeritus).  See most recent listing here.



CONACYT funds programs for the support for growth, strengthening and linking science industry, technology and innovation.



CONACYT supports technological and scientific development of enterprises.