2009 Korean Government Scholarship Program for Undergraduate Students
Prospective applicant must meet the following qualification criteria :
(1) Applicants should be a
citizen of the country to which this scholarship program is offered. (including applicantâ€™s parents)
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Applicants should not be a
holder of Korean citizenship.
(2) Applicants should be under 25 years of age as of March 1, 2009.
(3) Have an
adequate health, both physically and mentally.
Â Â â€» Persons who are pregnant or
having severe illness may not apply.
(4) Have finished
or be scheduled to finish formal education of elementary, middle, high school
outside of Korea
as of March 1, 2009.
(5) Possess a grade point average (G.P.A.) above 80%
from the last educational institution attended or have earned top 10% of G.P.A.
(6) Not at any
time have received a Korean government scholarship for his/her undergraduate
(7) Not have
enrolled in an undergraduate course in Korea before.
(8) Preferential selection for applicants who are good at Korean or English.
(1) Scholarship Period
ã…‡ 1 year of Korean language
course and 4 years of undergraduate degree Course
â‘ Airplane ticket or airfare :
The grantees will receive an airplane ticket or be paid an economy class
airfare of the shortest route between their country and Korea when they come to
Korea, and, thereafter, when the grantees leave Korea after the completion of their
study. Â Â
â€» NIIED does not compensate fees for the domestic travel both in the granteeâ€™s
country and Korea.
Airfare for entry into Korea
will not be provided to a grantee who already arrived and has been staying
in Korea as of the confirmation date of selection of scholarship students.
â‘¡ Monthly Allowance : 800,000 won per month
â‘¢ Tuitions (an entrance fee and a registration fee) : The
full entrance fee are exempted by the host institution. The full tuition is
exempted by NIIED.
â‘£ Settlement Allowance : 200,000 won upon arrival
â‘¤ Repatriation Allowance : 100,000 won upon completion of
â‘¥ Korean Language Training
Expenses : The full costs up to 1 year (NIIED pays directly to the entrusted
language training institution)
â‘¦ Medical Insurance: The grantees will be provided with
health insurance during the period of their study program in Korea for major
accidents and illnesses. (The medical fee will be reimbursed through the
insurance company to the
grantee after he/she pays first)
â€» NIIED does not compensate fees for insurance of traveling to and from
â‘§ Any grantee who gives up oneâ€™s study during the
scholarship period will not receive airfare and allowance for
repatriation except for the cases approved by NIIED such as severance of
diplomatic relations, war or other natural disasters.
â€» Any grantee who quits the
program in 3 months after oneâ€™s entrance into Korea, should refund all
scholarship fees(The airfare of arriving Korea, settlement allowance, monthly
allowance, Korean language training expenses, etc.).
3. Submission of Required Documents
(1) Place of
Submission: Documents must be submitted to the Korean Embassy or Consulate in
the country of origin.
(2) Deadline of
Submission: The date set by the Korean Embassy or Consulate in the country of
Documents to be submitted
â‘ One completed application form (on the prescribed
â‘¡ Two 4cm x 5cm color photos
â‘¢ One Copy of a high school diploma
â‘£ One Copy of a high school grade transcript
â‘¤ Two recommendation letters (from the applicant's teacher
or principle of the school, academic advisor or the relevant chief of the
â‘¥ One Self-introduction Essay (on the prescribed form)
â‘¦ One NIIED Pledge (on the prescribed form)
â‘§ One Study Plan (on a
â‘¨ One personal medical
assessment (on a prescribed form)
â‘© One Certificate of Health authorized
by a doctor (only for those candidates who are filtered and recommended by Korean Embassy or Consulate)
â‘ª One copy of a certificate of Korean proficiency or English
proficiency (only applicable to those who have, In 2 years
after he/she took
â‘« The certificates of a
citizenship of the applicant and oneâ€™s parents if the applicant is a Korean abroad.
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Informasi lebih lanjut bisa menghubungi:
1. kedutaan RI di Indonesia
Jl. Jenderal Gatot Subroto 57, Jakarta Timur
Telepon : (021) 520-1915
: (021) 525-4159
2. The National Institute for International Education (NIIED)
Mailing Address : #205, Dongsung-dong 181,
Jongno-gu, Seoul, 110-810, Republic of Korea
Website : â‘ http://yoohak. niied.go. kr â†’ Korean Government Scholarship Program â†’ FAQÂ
ã…‡ Phone : +82-2-3668-1355
Fax : +82-2-743-4992
E-mail : edukor@mest. go.kr