The Academy of Korean Studies Fellowship Program for Korean Studies provides international scholars and doctoral candidates with opportunites to carry out research in Korea. Applications are being accepted until October 15, 2017, for research to be carried out between January 1 and December 31, 2018. Applicants can apply for support for a minimum of one month to a maximum of one year.
The fellowships are available to foreign scholars (including those who have Korean nationality with permanent residence status in foreign a country) in the humanities and social sciences who are currently engaged in Korea-related teaching and research activities.
Grants include economy-class round trip airfare, a monthly stipend, access to the facilities of AKS including the library, and up to 50 percent discount on AKS Guest House charges.
For a full description of the various fellowship grant categories and eligibility requirements, along with instructions for submitting applications, see the Academy of Korean Studies Web site: http://intl.aks.ac.kr/english/viewtopic.php?t=511.