LEFT: Dr. Alain Boutet, CALDO Chair, Nova Scotia, Canada, RIGHT: Mr. Jorge E. Hernández Meza, Director General of EDUCAFIN and Mr. Luis Armando Flores, Director of National and International Partnerships, EDUCAFIN, Guanajuato, Mexico.

We are pleased to announce that CALDO, a consortium of top research Universities in Canada, has recently signed a new Specific Agreement for Educational Collaboration with EDUCAFIN, a decentralized body of Government of the State of Guanajuato, Mexico.

This new agreement will allow Mexican graduate students from the state of Guanajuato to undertake Thesis Based Master’s ad PhD programs in Canada (Professional or course based master’s programs are not included), at any of the CALDO member universities through the implementation of the Talentos de Exportación Program, the first state program in Mexico designed to support the most talented and outstanding students from Guanajuato in accessing and completing graduate studies abroad.

We look forward to increasing the number of Mexican graduate students at Canadian institutions!

Contact CALDO at graduate.coordinator@caldo.ca to receive information about the specif programs of your interest.

The scholarship call TALENTOS DE EXPORTACIÓN 2020 CONVENIOS INTERNACIONALES is now open until June 18, 2020. More information can be found here