Center for Korean Studies Scholarships for 2013–2014 Announced

image: CKS logoThe Cen­ter for Kore­an Stud­ies has award­ed approx­i­mate­ly $65,000 in schol­ar­ships to stu­dents engaged in Korea-relat­ed stud­ies at the Uni­ver­si­ty of Hawaii at Mānoa for the 2013–2014 aca­d­e­m­ic year. The schol­ar­ship cat­e­gories and the recip­i­ents are list­ed below.

Don­ald C.W. Kim Grad­u­ate Schol­ar­ship

  • Robert York, Asian stud­ies ($5,000)
  • Alexan­dra Hager, Kore­an Lan­guage Flag­ship Pro­gram ($5,000)
  • Rachel Lee, Kore­an lit­er­a­ture (EALL) ($5,000)
  • Dan­i­ca Lim, Kore­an Lan­guage Flag­ship Pro­gram ($5,000)

Her­bert H. Lee Grad­u­ate Schol­ar­ship

  • James Chung, Kore­an Lan­guage Flag­ship Pro­gram ($2,000)
  • Steve Kim, Kore­an Lan­guage Flag­ship Pro­gram ($1,000)
  • Elliot Sung Oh, Kore­an Lan­guage Flag­ship Pro­gram ($2,000)

Kim Ch’ŏn-hŭng Memo­r­i­al Schol­ar­ship

  • Seo­la Kim, Music ($2,000)

N.H. Paul Chung Endowed Grad­u­ate Schol­ar­ship

  • Ter­ris Brown, Kore­an Lan­guage Flag­ship Pro­gram ($240)
  • Yoon Hwa Choi, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) (Korean,($240)
  • Sean Daly, Kore­an Lan­guage Flag­ship Pro­gram ($240)
  • Alexan­dra Hager, Kore­an Lan­guage Flag­ship Pro­gram ($240)
  • Glo­ria Kang, Kore­an Lan­guage Flag­ship Pro­gram ($240)
  • Dong­min Kim, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($240)
  • Jiy­oung Kim, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($240)
  • Jonathan Kim, Kore­an lit­er­a­ture (EALL) ($240)
  • Kyung­sook Kim, Kore­an lit­er­a­ture (EALL) ($240)
  • Nay­oung Kim, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($240)
  • Ok Sim Kim, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($240)
  • Robert Kim, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($240)
  • Eun Jung Lee, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($240)
  • Hye Seung Lee, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($240)
  • Jie­un Lee, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($240)
  • Joungmok Lee, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($240)
  • Seung-hye Lee, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($240)
  • Soy­oung Lee, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($240)
  • Sumire Mat­suya­ma, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($240)
  • Che­ol Rin Park, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($240)
  • Miyung Park, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($240)
  • Jason Bum Sung, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($240)
  • Grayson Walk­er, Kore­an Lan­guage Flag­ship Pro­gram ($240)
  • Jaer­im Yoon, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($240)
  • Eunice Kim Yum, Kore­an Lan­guage Flag­ship Pro­gram ($240)

Yŏng-Min Endowed Schol­ar­ship

  • Ter­ris Brown, Kore­an Lan­guage Flag­ship Pro­gram ($180)
  • Yoon Hwa Choi, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($180)
  • Sean Daly, Kore­an Lan­guage Flag­ship Pro­gram ($180)
  • Alexan­dra Hager, Kore­an Lan­guage Flag­ship Pro­gram ($180)
  • Glo­ria Kang, Kore­an Lan­guage Flag­ship Pro­gram ($180)
  • Dong­min Kim, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($180)
  • Jiy­oung Kim, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($180)
  • Jonathan Kim, Kore­an lit­er­a­ture (EALL) ($180)
  • Kyung­sook Kim, Kore­an lit­er­a­ture (EALL) ($180)
  • Nay­oung Kim, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($180)
  • Ok Sim Kim, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($180)
  • Robert Kim, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($180)
  • Eun Jung Lee, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($180)
  • Hye Seung Lee, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($180)
  • Jie­un Lee, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($180)
  • Joungmok Lee, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($180)
  • Seung-hye Lee, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($180)
  • Soy­oung Lee, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($180)
  • Sumire Mat­suya­ma, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($180)
  • Che­ol Rin Park, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($180)
  • Miyung Park, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($180)
  • Jason Sung, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($180)
  • Grayson Walk­er, Kore­an Lan­guage Flag­ship Pro­gram ($180)
  • Jaer­im Yoon, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($180)
  • Eunice Kim Yum, Kore­an Lan­guage Flag­ship Pro­gram ($180)

Dong Jae and Hyung Ja Lee Endowed Schol­ar­ship

  • James Chung, Kore­an Lan­guage Flag­ship Pro­gram ($972)
  • Kortne Oshi­ro-Chin, Kore­an Lan­guage Flag­ship Pro­gram ($972)

Cen­ter for Kore­an Stud­ies Grad­u­ate Schol­ar­ships

  • Ilhan Bae, Polit­i­cal sci­ence ($700)
  • Ter­ris Brown, Kore­an Lan­guage Flag­ship Pro­gram ($560)
  • Yoon Hwa Choi, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($560)
  • Lisa Chuang, Com­mu­ni­ca­tion ($1,200)
  • Sean Daly, Kore­an Lan­guage Flag­ship Pro­gram ($560)
  • Alexan­dra Hager, Kore­an Lan­guage Flag­ship Pro­gram ($560)
  • Hyun Hee Heo, Pub­lic health ($700)
  • Glo­ria Kang, Kore­an Lan­guage Flag­ship Pro­gram ($560)
  • Dong­min Kim, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($560)
  • Jiy­oung Kim, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($560)
  • Jonathan Kim, Kore­an lit­er­a­ture (EALL) ($560)
  • Kyung­sook Kim, Kore­an lit­er­a­ture (EALL) ($560)
  • Nay­oung Kim, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($560)
  • Ok Sim Kim, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($560)
  • Robert Kim, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($560)
  • Edward Lee, Eng­lish ($700)
  • Eun Jung Lee, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($560)
  • Hye Seung Lee, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($560)
  • Jie­un Lee, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($560)
  • Joungmok Lee, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($560)
  • On-Soon Lee, Lin­guis­tics ($700)
  • Seung-hye Lee, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($560)
  • Soy­oung Lee, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($560)
  • Sumire Mat­suya­ma, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($560)
  • Che­ol Rin Park, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($560)
  • Kyae­sung Park, Sec­ond lan­guage stud­ies ($700)
  • Miyung Park, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($560)
  • Jason Sung, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($560)
  • Grayson Walk­er, Kore­an Lan­guage Flag­ship Pro­gram ($560)
  • Mark Warn­er, Com­mu­ni­col­o­gy ($500)
  • Jaer­im Yoon, Kore­an lan­guage (EALL) ($560)
  • Eunice Kim Yum, Kore­an Lan­guage Flag­ship Pro­gram ($560)

Cen­ter for Kore­an Stud­ies Under­grad­u­ate Schol­ar­ships

  • Juann Choe, Kore­an Lan­guage Flag­ship Pro­gram ($2,000)
  • Hyo­gyeom Kim, Kore­an Lan­guage Flag­ship Pro­gram ($500)
  • Mis­un Naka­ma, Kore­an Lan­guage Flag­ship Pro­gram ($500)
  • Kortne Oshi­ro-Chin, Kore­an Lan­guage Flag­ship Pro­gram ($2,000)
  • Michael Puzon, Kore­an Lan­guage Flag­ship Pro­gram ($2,000)

In addi­tion to these schol­ar­ships, fed­er­al­ly fund­ed For­eign Lan­guage and Area Stud­ies fel­low­ships, admin­is­tered through the School of Pacif­ic and Asian Stud­ies, will go to sev­en Mānoa stu­dents study­ing Kore­an.

Schol­ar­ships for the 2013–2014 aca­d­e­m­ic year, which pro­vide a $15,000 stipend and up to $18,000 for tuition, were award­ed to Lind­say Schaf­fer, M.A. stu­dent in Kore­an lit­er­a­ture; Nar­ith Ta and Taheera Virani, M.A. stu­dents in the Kore­an Lan­guage Flag­ship Pro­gram; and Joseph Michaels, B.A. stu­dent in the Kore­an Lan­guage Flag­ship Pro­gram.

Sup­port for sum­mer lan­guage study, con­sist­ing of $2,500 stipends and tuition, was award­ed to Michaels; Phillip Boulay and Robert York, M.A. stu­dents in the Asian Stud­ies Pro­gram; and John Sey­mour, a Ph.D. stu­dent in the Music Depart­ment.

Descrip­tions of the schol­ar­ships admin­is­tered by the Cen­ter for Kore­an Stud­ies and appli­ca­tion instruc­tions can be found at http://www.hawaii.edu/korea/pages/schlrshps/cksschol.html.