Mission

Guide the design, orientation, and evaluation of Política Nacional de Ciencia, Tecnología e Innovación (National Policy of Science, Technology and Innovation) and its corresponding implementation, to be carried out by the actors of Sistema Nacional de Ciencia, Tecnología e Innovación (National System of Science, Technology and Innovation) contributing with the competitive and equitable development of the country at social and economical levels.

Vision

Colciencias will be the leading organization in the development of policies, and the construction of capacities in science, technology and innovation, aimed at creating the necessary conditions to make knowledge become an instrument for the development of the productive and social model, based on research and innovation.