The necessary documents to be considered for an award should be sent to this e-mail address:

The requirements are:

  1. Mexican citizenship
  2. Work in an area related to psychiatry and/or mental health
  3. Submit the following documents:
    • Formal candidate nomination from a Mexican higher educational institution or scientific research institution of the health sector
    • Professional curriculum with corresponding documentation established by the National Research System
    • Papers on research work (maximum three pages) with five copies that include the results obtained to date and perspectives for short and medium term results.
  4. A representative of each of the following institutes will form a jury that will decide the recipient of the award, and the decision will be final without appeal.
    • Psychiatric and Mental Health Department of the  School of Medicine, UNAM.
    • University of Monterrey
    • National Institute of Psychiatry
    • A member of the Mexican Psychiatric Association
    • A member of the Manuel Camelo Foundation