Korea Foundation On-Line Applications Accepted through August 31

Image: Korea Foundation LogoThe Korea Foun­da­tion is now accept­ing on-line appli­ca­tions for its 2015 Kore­an stud­ies pro­grams. Vis­it the on-line appli­ca­tion por­tal (http://apply.kf.or.kr) to apply to any of the Foundation’s var­i­ous programs.

Sup­port cat­e­gories for insti­tu­tions include: 

  • Sup­port for Estab­lish­ment of Professorships
  • Sup­port for Over­seas Kore­an Stud­ies Cen­ters and Associations
  • Sup­port for Employ­ment of Teach­ing Staff
  • Sup­port for Dis­patch of Vis­it­ing Professors
  • Sup­port for Kore­an Stud­ies Work­shops for Non-Kore­an Educators.

Two pro­grams are of spe­cial inter­est to individuals:

  • Fel­low­ships for Kore­an Lan­guage Train­ing enable pro­fes­sors, grad­u­ate stu­dents, and Korea-relat­ed pro­fes­sion­als to take an inten­sive Kore­an lan­guage course for up to one year at a uni­ver­si­ty-affil­i­at­ed lan­guage insti­tute in Korea. Con­tact You­ju Lee (youjulee@kf.or.kr) for fur­ther information.
  • Fel­low­ships for Field Research sup­port doc­tor­ate-lev­el stu­dents and promi­nent schol­ars in Kore­an stud­ies for field research in the social sci­ences and human­i­ties in Korea. Con­tact Jin-young Chun (ryeongan@kf.or.kr) for fur­ther information.

Addi­tion­al infor­ma­tion about each of these cat­e­gories is avail­able on the KF Web site. The on-line appli­ca­tion por­tal will remain open until the final dead­line of August 31, 2014.

Queries may be direct­ed to:
Korea Foundation
Kore­an Stud­ies Department
Diplo­mat­ic Cen­ter Bldg. 10th fl.
2558 Seo­cho-2 dong, Seocho-gu
Seoul, Korea 137 – 863
Tel: + 82 – 2-2046 – 8527 /​ Fax: +82 – 2-3463 – 6076