Korean Embassy announces application period for 2019 Global Korea Scholarship

The Korean Embassy in the Philippines announced the schedule of application for the 2019 Global Korea Scholarship for Graduate Degrees.

The application period begins on February 18 and ends on March 8. The Global Korea Scholarship is designed to provide international students with opportunities to study at higher educational institutions in Korea, with the aim of enhancing international exchange in education, and deepen mutual friendship between Korea and participating countries.

The scholarship period for each degree is as follows:

  • Masters – September 1, 2019 to August 31, 2022 (1 year of Korean language + 2 years of masters)
  • Doctoral – September 1, 2019 to August 31, 2023 (1 year of Korean language + 3 years of doctoral)
  • Research – September 1, 2019 to February 29, 2020 (six months, applicants must apply directly to the designated Korean universities)

Benefits include round-trip airfare, allowances (monthly, research, and settlement), language training fees, tuition, dissertation printing costs, medical insurance, Korean proficiency grants, and scholarship completion grants.

Application documents should be submitted to the Korean Embassy. For more information including documents and guidelines, visit the notice page here. For inquiries, email them at ph04@mofa.go.kr.

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