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AKS Korean Studies Grant

The Academy of Korean Studies (AKS) is pleased to announce the guidelines for 2019 Korean Studies Grant Program. We invite proposals for following 5 categories and this year, application time is moved up from the beginning of 2019 to the second half of 2018. (Application period: 8.13. ~ 9.30. 2018).

Academic Research

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

Eligibility

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

Conference and Workshop

The program supports academic conferences and workshops on Korea-related subjects which will be held between February, 2019 and January, 2020

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

Eligibility

Researchers affiliated with educational or research institutions outside of Korea.

Scholarly Publication

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

  • Scholarly Journal
  • Book Publication

Eligibility

  • Researchers affiliated with educational or 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 and Cultural Program

The program supports lectures, educational programs, and cultural activities designed for the dissemination of knowledge in Korean Studies, which will be held between February, 2019 and January, 2020.

Eligibility

Researchers affiliated with educational or research institutions outside of Korea.

Translation of Overseas Korean Studies Monograph

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

Eligibility

Researchers affiliated with educational or research institutions outside of Korea.

Required Documents

  • Signed Application Form
  • Personal Information Collection and Usage Agreement
  • Project Director’s CV

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

  • A copy of the Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with the publisher
  • The manuscripts (Completion of manuscript 60% or more)

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

  • Sample translation (A4 10pages) and the original text
  • Co-translator’s CV
  • Proof of copyright of translation (Submit the proof after the announcement of award notification)

Application

Applications must be submitted before 23:59(Korea Standard Time) on September 30, 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 by email in December, 2018.

Contact Information and Submission

E-mail: grant@aks.ac.kr

※ Please refer to the guideline of Korean Studies Grant 2019 and the attached files for details. We cordially ask you to contact grant@aks.ac.kr for inquiries.

Application date
30 Sep 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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