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Koreai kutatási ösztöndíj

Két koreai 6 hónapos kutatási ösztöndíj. Az ösztöndíj havi 900 000 KRW juttatást, menettérti repülőjegyet, hozzáférést könyvtárakhoz, levéltárakhoz, kollégiumi elhelyezést és ingyenes koreai nyelvtanulást foglal magába. Jelentkezési határidő: 2013 május 31.
The  Graduate  School  of  Korean  Studies  in  the  Academy  of  Korean  Studies  is  a research-oriented  graduate  institute  established  in  1980.  We  specialize  in  the  fields  of humanities  and  social  sciences  relevant  to  Korea  with  the  aim  of  nurturing  eminent scholars  of  Korean  studies  who  would  search  for  the  essence  of  Korean  culture  and contribute  to  the  advancement  and  globalization  of  Korean  studies.  About  240 students  including  120  international  students  from  30  countries  are  currently  enrolled in  our  master’s  and  doctoral  degree  programs,  enjoying  close  one-to-one  guidance  by professors  which  our  1:4  faculty-student  ratio  enables.
The  AKS (Academy  of  Korean  Studies)  Research  Grant  is  one  of  our  non-degree programs  which  invites  and  supports  international  students  for  six  months,  providing them  with  a  momentum  to  grow  to  be  a  next  generation  of  promising  scholars  in Korean  studies  and  to  play  a  leading  role  in  the  field  abroad.  Applications  for  the AKS  Research  Grant  for  the  period  from  1  September  2013  to  28  February  2014  are now  being  sought.  Those  who  aspire  to  widen  and  deepen  their  knowledge  of  Korea by  conducting  research  at  our  graduate  school  in  one  of  the  most  dynamic  countries in  the  world  are  very  welcome  to  apply.
Grant  Benefits
  • Monthly  allowance  of  KRW900,000  is  provided.
  • A  round  trip  airfare  at  actual  expense  is  provided.
  • Grant  Period  :  6  months  (1  September  2013  ~  28  February  2014) ※  The  period  can  be  extended  for  selected  recipients  within  the  AKS’  budget.
  • Access  to  the  AKS  facilities  including  the  library  and  Jangseogak  Archives  is given.
  • On-campus  dormitory  is  available  at  the  rate  of  KRW477,400  per  6  months, double  occupancy.
  • Korean  language  courses  are  offered  free  of  charge.
  • The  Certificate  of  Award  of  the  AKS  Research  Grant  is  issued.
Recruitment  Schedule
  • Application  Deadline  :  6:00PM  31st  May  2013 
  • Selection  Result  Announcement  :  Mid-July
Applicants  must  meet  one  of  the  following  conditions  :
  • Both  the  applicant  and  his/her  parents  are  foreign  nationals.
  • The  applicant,  either  a  foreign  national  or  a  Korean  national  who obtained  permanent  residency  in  a  foreign  country  or  who  resides overseas,  has  completed  education  outside  of  Korea  which  is compatible  with  Korea’s  elementary,  middle,  high  school  and  college education.
Residence: Applicants  must  reside  in  a  foreign  country  outside  of  Korea  at  the time  of  application.
Educational Background
Applicants  must  meet  one  of  the  following  conditions  :
  1. Applicants  are  currently  enrolled  in  a  master’s  or  doctoral  degree program  in  the  field  of  Korean  studies  at  an  overseas  university.
  2. Applicants  completed  coursework  and  are  in  the  status  of  ABD  (All But  Dissertation)  in  a  master’s  or  doctoral  degree  program  in  the field  of  Korean  studies  at  an  overseas  university.
  3. Applicants  were  conferred  a  master’s  degree  in  the  field  of  Korean studies  at  an  overseas  university.
Required  Documents
  • Application  Form  (Prescribed  form  downloadable  at※  On  the  application  form,  applicants  must  designate  one  of  the  AKS  professors whose  specialty  is  most  relevant  to  their  research  topic  as  their  academic  advisor,  referring  to  the  list  of  the  AKS’  faculty  members  at
  • Certificate  of  Graduation  and  official  transcripts  for  a  bachelor’s  degree
  • Certificate  of  Enrollment  (or  Coursework  Completion  or  Graduation)  and  official transcripts  for  a  master’s  degree
  • Certificate  of  Enrollment  (or  Coursework  Completion)  and  official  transcripts  for a  doctoral  degree  (if  applicable)
  • Research  Plan ◦ It  must  be  at  least  3  pages  long  on  A4-  or  letter-sized  paper.
  • Personal  Statement ◦ It  must  be  at  least  2  pages  long  on  A4-  or  letter-sized  paper.
  • A  Letter  of  Recommendation ◦ The  recommender  must  be  either  an  applicant’s  academic  advisor  or  dean  of  the  department  in  his/her  undergraduate/graduate  school. ◦ After  completing  the  letter,  the  recommender  must  seal  the  envelope  and sign  across  the  envelope  seal. ◦ The  letter  of  recommendation  should  be  sent  by  post  either  directly  from  the recommender  to  the  Director  of  Academic  and  Student  Affairs  at  GSKS,  or being  included  in  the  application  package.
  • Official  transcripts  for  the  Korean  language  proficiency  test  (TOPIK)  or  English language  proficiency  test  (TOEFL,  IELTS  or  TEPS)  (if  applicable)
  • A  copy  of  the  first  two  pages  of  the  applicant’s  passport ※  All  the  above  documents  must  be  written  in  Korean  or  in  English. ※  If  documents  are  written  in  a  language  other  than  Korean  or  English,  they  must be  translated  into  and  then  notarized  either  in  Korean  or  in  English.
The  Graduate  School  of  Korean  Studies
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Office  of  Academic  &  Student  Affairs
The  Graduate  School  of  Korean  Studies
The  Academy  of  Korean  Studies
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Republic  of  Korea  (Postcode:  463-791)
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