KOREA Silk-Road Scholarship Program 2014
The Silk-Road Scholarship Program is jointly funded by the SBS Foundation and Seoul National University, established in Fall 2009. This program is designed specifically for students wishing to study Humanities and Social Sciences. Currently the scholarship is awarded for five students annually with financial assistance covering the cost of full tuition fees and living expenses.
Students from countries located in the area of the Silk-Road may apply. We believe that education and training of scholars in Humanities related to Korea and Social Sciences is not only central to expanding the international base of Korean studies, but also essential to strengthening global competitiveness of education and research. To this end, this program intends to promote, support, and contribute to:
- expansion of the field of Humanities as a fundamental area of study which was under-funded due to the development of technology field
- supporting education and research for international students
To be eligible to apply, the applicant must fulfill all of following requirements:
- International applicants who are currently enrolling or who graduated from the eligible universities of the Silk-Road Scholarship Program.
Must be referenced by the university the applicant graduated in following countries:
Myanmar, Vietnam, Laos, Indonesia, Cambodia, Thailand, Nepal, Afghanistan, India, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Mongolia, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Yemen, Iran, Turkey, Egypt, Ethiopia, Hungary, Russia
Potential graduate/PhD Students who applied for the designated department which participate with the Silk-Road Program for the Fall semester:
Humanities or Social Sciences (including Korean Language, History, Culture, Politics, and Economics)
Application Deadline: 21 Mar 2014