The deadline for applying for 2015‒2016 scholarships administered by the Center for Korean Studies is Monday, February 2, 2015. Applications must be submitted by visiting the University of Hawai‘i student scholarships Web site (STAR) at www.star.hawaii.edu/scholarship/ and completing the appropriate on-line application for. Locate CKS scholarships—as well as other Korea-related scholarships—by searching with the keyword Korea.
Note that the listing Center for Korean Studies Student Scholarships & Awards covers the CKS graduate, undergraduate, graduate travel, and Donald C.W. Kim scholarships. Descriptions of the various scholarships offered through the Center can be found on the CKS Web site.
In addition to completing the on-line form, applicants also must:
- Request letters of recommendation from two individuals (at least one from a faculty member in the applicant’s field of study) and notify those individuals that an e-mail notice will be sent to them requesting their recommendations; and
- Send an electronic or hard copy of non-UH transcripts from any prior graduate program(s) or undergraduate transcripts if the applicant transferred from outside the University of Hawai‘i system.
All application materials should be sent to:
CKS Scholarship Coordinator
1881 East-West Road
Honolulu, HI 96822
Telephone: (808) 956-2212
Fax: (808) 956-2213