New Zealand Embassy Mexico City


The places available for 2010 have now been filled. The next quota will open on 31 March 2011. Please visit for further information.


During the past financial year 08/09, the New Zealand Embassy in Mexico City funded eight projects in Mexico, El Salvador and Guatemala through the Head of Mission Fund (HOMF).

The New Zealand Embassy manages the HOMF, which is aimed at supporting small-scale development projects. Recipients are generally non-government organisations and community groups engaged in development activities.


The NZIDRS programme provides an opportunity for international students to undertake doctoral study in New Zealand in a wide range of disciplines.


From 30 November 2009, Venezuelan nationals will no longer require transit visas to transit New Zealand en route to other destinations.

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