U.S. Consulate Monterrey Supports Summer STEM camp at UANL

The Consulate General participated in the (# Provericyt2017) organized by the Autonomous University of Nuevo Leon. This project received financial support from the U.S. Consulate, which supported various community initiatives in the region . The three-week camp invites 600 students from the UANL system, of which 60 high school students from rural Nuevo Leon are sponsored by the consulate. The goal ... Read More»

Consulate finances community projects in northeast Mexico for second year

We are pleased to announce the winners of the consulate call to fund community projects. Please visit our website to learn about these projects . The call sought proposals that addressed issues in the promotion of human rights, science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education, proposals related to democracy, freedom of expression, civil society and good ... Read More»

Consulate General in Monterrey Announces Grants for Small Community Projects

Monterrey, Nuevo León, July 11, 2017 – For second year in a row and with the goal of providing support to communities in Northeastern Mexico and strengthening the bilateral relation between the U.S. and Mexico, the Consulate General in Monterrey in coordination with Consulates General in Nuevo Laredo and Matamoros opened their request for proposals for ... Read More»

Free the Press Seminars for Journalists in Northeast Mexico

Monterrey, NL October 21, 2016 — In coordination with the Consulates General in Matamoros and Nuevo Laredo, U.S. Consulate General Monterrey concluded a series of six professional seminars – Free the Press – for journalists offered by U.S. experts. The seminars addressed over 200 distinguished journalists from the states of Coahuila, Durango, Nuevo Leon, San ... Read More»

Northeast Mexico Alumni Summit and Community Service Day

Consulates General Monterrey, Matamoros, and Nuevo Laredo co-hosted a regional Alumni Summit for Northeast Mexico with more than 50 former U.S. Government program participants from the states of Coahuila, Durango, Nuevo Leon, San Luis Potosi, Tamaulipas and Zacatecas.  The summit consisted of a professional development day and a community service day.  The professional and career ... Read More»

U.S. Consulate General in Monterrey announces ten awardees of community small grants

The U.S. Consulate General in Monterrey, is pleased to announce the awardees of community small grants. This special competition, launched in January 2016, sought proposals for projects that address environmental challenges, broaden human rights, engage at-risk youth, expand economic opportunity for women or underserved communities, encourage innovation, science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education, and strengthen ... Read More»

Consulate General Matamoros Celebrates Independence Day

The U.S. Consulate in Matamoros celebrated the 240th anniversary of the Independence of the United States on July 1st at the Museum of Contemporary Art of Tamaulipas. The Consul General Angela Kerwin welcomed more than 200 guests,  between among whom were government authorities, community leaders, businessmen and representatives of civil civic organizations.  The centennial of ... Read More»

“Free the Press” Seminars for Journalists

The U.S. Consulates General in Monterrey, Matamoros and Nuevo Laredo launched a series of virtual seminars entitled “Free the Press” for journalists on topics of professional development offered by U.S. experts. The May 13 inaugural seminar on new media trends featured media expert Janine Warner from California. Ms. Warner addressed over 140 distinguished journalists from ... Read More»

Groundbreaking ceremony for the New Consulate General in Matamoros

Matamoros, Tamaulipas April 18, 2016 — Chargé d’Affairs William Duncan participated in the groundbreaking ceremony today in Matamoros marking the official beginning of construction of the new U.S. Consulate General in the city of Matamoros. Led by Chargé d’Affairs Duncan and Consul General Angela Kerwin, the ceremony marked the beginning of the construction on the site ... Read More»

United States Breaks Ground on New U.S. Consulate General in Matamoros, Mexico

In an important symbol of enduring friendship with Mexico, U.S. Chargé d’Affairs to Mexico, William Duncan, U.S. Consul General in Matamoros Angela Kerwin, and local officials broke ground today on the new U.S. Consulate General in Matamoros. The multi-building campus will be situated on a 7.6-acre site in Matamoros. The campus will include an office ... Read More»

U.S. Embassy Visits to Correctional Facilities in Matamoros and Reynosa Paves Way for International Accreditation

Reynosa, Tamaulipas, January 22, 2016 – Officials from the U.S. Embassy in Mexico City and the U.S. Consulate General in Matamoros yesterday concluded assessments of State correctional facilities in Matamoros and Reynosa. They later shared their findings with Nora Angelica Balderrama Cano, Under-Secretary for the Tamaulipas State Penal System. These visits are an important step ... Read More»


CUSTOMS AGENTS WHO WORK WITH “TRANSMIGRANTES” (PEOPLE WHO TRAVEL THROUGH MEXICO) Customs Agent, Manuel Antonio Carrillo Gonzalez Medina Forwarding Mexico, S.C. Real del Río num. 4 Fraccionamiento las Palmas, C.P. 87420, H. Matamoros, Tamaulipas. Tels. 011 52 (868) 812-45-99 y 812-44-20 Fax 011 52 (868) 816-76-65 y 812-44-30Transmigrantes CATS, Sandra Guerra 2626 E. US 281 San ... Read More»

Marriage Requirements in Matamoros

Marriage Requirements in Matamoros The following are the requirements for marriage in Matamoros, Mexico.  However, marriage requirements prevailing in the thirty-one states of Mexico are in general very similar to those of the State of Tamaulipas. U.S. citizens or other foreigners wishing to be married in Mexico with a Mexican citizen must present to the ... Read More»

Studying in the United States

Upcomping Event: Studying in the United States When: Tuesday, July 1, 5-7pm Where: IMACULTA, near Parque Olimpico, Av. Constitución, Colonia Jardín, Matamoros Cost: Free! We invite you to attend a special event about student visas. Consular officers will be there to talk about their experiences studying in the United States and will explain the student ... Read More»
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