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AKS Korean Studies Grant

The Academy of Korean Studies (AKS) is pleased to announce the guidelines for the 2018 Korean Studies Grant Program. We invite proposals for following 5 categories and this year, we have launched a new program, ‘Translation Project of Overseas Korean Studies Monograph’ to make international scholarship available to Korean readers.

Competitive Research Funding

The program supports investigator-chosen research, either individual or collaborative, on Korea-related subjects.

Eligibility

  • Researchers affiliated with educational and research institutions outside of Korea.
  • The Project Director is required to have at least one research result within the past 4 years (March, 2014 - February, 2018/ Dissertations are excluded).

Conference and Workshop Support

The program supports academic conferences and workshops on Korea-related subjects which will be held between May, 2018 and April, 2019

  • International or national conference or workshop
  • Thematic conference or workshop

Eligibility

Researchers affiliated with educational and research institutions outside of Korea

Scholarly Publication Support

The program assists scholarly publication for the broad dissemination of original research results in Korean Studies.

  • Scholarly Journal Support
  • Book Publication Support

Eligibility

  • Researchers affiliated with educational and research institutions outside of Korea.
  • (Book Publication) Applicants must have a signed contract with an overseas publisher of scholarly books related to Korean Studies without receiving any other publication support from other institutions.

Educational Programs/Cultural Activities Support

The program supports lectures, educational programs, and cultural activities designed for the dissemination of knowledge in Korean Studies, which will be held between May, 2018 and April, 2019.

Eligibility

Researchers affiliated with educational and research institutions outside of Korea.

Translation Project of Overseas Korean Studies Monograph

The program supports translation of Korean Studies Monograph which is published outside of Korea from other languages into Korean.

Eligibility

Researchers affiliated with educational and research institutions outside of Korea.

Required Documents

  • Application Summary with Signature
  • Agreement on the Collection of Personal Information
  • Application Form
  • Questionnaire / Agreement on the Collection of Personal Information(KSNET)
  • Project Director’s CV

* In the case of Book Publication Support, the following documents are required:

  • A copy of the Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with the publisher
  • The completed manuscripts

* In the case of Translation Project of Overseas Korean Studies Monograph, the following documents are required:

  • Sample translation (A4 10pages)
  • Proof of copyright of translation
  • Co-translator’s CV

Application

Applications must be submitted before 23:59(Korea Standard Time) on March 4, 2018.

  • Please submit applications by e-mail only. (grant@aks.ac.kr)
  • Applications received after the dead line will not be considered.

Result Notification

The result of your application will be notified individually in April, 2018.

Contact Information and Submission

Suemin Kwak (Program Coordinator)

E-mail: grant@aks.ac.kr

Please refer to the guidelines of Korean Studies Grant 2018 and the attached files for details.

We cordially ask you to contact grant@aks.ac.kr for inquiries.

Application date
4 Mar 2018
Duration
1 year, renewable
Country
Asia South Korea
Discipline
Humanities Anthropology & Ethnology Archaeology Architecture Art & Art History Classical Studies Digital Humanities History Linguistics Literature Media Studies Music & Musicology Philosophy Religion & Theology Social sciences Business and Administrative Sciences Communication Sciences Demography Economics Environmental Sciences Gender Studies Geography International Relations Law Pedagogic & Education Research Political science Psychology & Cognitive Sciences Social Anthropology Sociology
Required post-doc experience: 
between 0 and 99 years
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