The deadline for applying for scholarships administered by the Center for Korean Studies for the 2016 – 2017 academic year is Tuesday, February 2, 2016. The Center administers nine categories of scholarships for both graduate and undergraduate students. Descriptions of these awards can be found on the Center’s Web site. Instructions regarding applications can be found at the same location. Note that letters of recommendation are also required. See the instructions for details.
Applications must be submitted through the University of Hawai‘i student scholarships Web site (STAR) at http://www.star.hawaii.edu/scholarship/. Once logged in on the STAR system, a keyword search on “Korean” will lead to information about CKS scholarships and others related to Korean studies.
Inquiries about CKS scholarships and material related to applications should be directed to Merclyn Labuguen (email@example.com), CKS Scholarship Coördinator, 1881 East-West Road, Honolulu, HI 96822. Telephone (808) 956‑7041; fax (808) 956‑2213.
Applications for the federally funded Foreign Language and Area Studies scholarships (FLAS) are due a day earlier: February 1. Inquiries about FLAS scholarships for East Asian languages should be directed to Chizuko Allen (firstname.lastname@example.org), research and fellowships coordinatior for the UH School of Pacific and Asian Studies.