Deadline Near for CKS 2013–2014 Scholarship Applications

The dead­line for apply­ing for schol­ar­ships award­ed through the Cen­ter for Kore­an Stud­ies for the 2013–2014 aca­d­e­m­ic year is Fri­day, Feb­ru­ary 1, 2013.

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 at Instruc­tions regard­ing appli­ca­tions can be found at the same loca­tion.

Appli­ca­tions must be sub­mit­ted through the Uni­ver­si­ty of Hawai’i stu­dent schol­ar­ships Web site (STAR) at

Note that let­ters of rec­om­men­da­tion are also required. See the instruc­tions at the link cit­ed above for details.

Inquiries and appli­ca­tion mate­ri­als should be direct­ed to Mer­clyn Labuguen (, CKS Schol­ar­ship Coör­di­na­tor, 1881 East-West Road, Hon­olu­lu, HI 96822. Tele­phone (808) 956‑7041; fax (808) 956‑2213.

Feb­ru­ary 1 is also the dead­line for apply­ing for For­eign Lan­guage and Area Stud­ies (FLAS) Fel­low­ships for grad­u­ate and under­grad­u­ate study of Kore­an and oth­er East Asian Lan­guages dur­ing the 2013–2014 aca­d­e­m­ic year and dur­ing the sum­mer of 2013. A help­ful infor­ma­tion sheet on the FLAS fel­low­ships is avail­able at Inquires about FLAS schol­ar­ships should be direct­ed to Chizuko Allen (