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SNU President Fellowship Program

Eligibility

a faculty* member of a major university in a developing country WITHOUT a Ph.D. degree

a newly admitted student to SNU as Ph.D. student(Priority given to faculty members from major universities in developing countries in Asia, Africa, South America etc.)

a newly admitted student to SNU as Ph.D. student

Number of Recipients

Approximately 8 recipients each semester

Subsidies

Tuition fee: full tuition exemption for a maximum of 6 semesters

Living expenses: 1, 500,000 KRW ~ 2,000,000 KRW per month for 3~4 years

A round-trip airfare(economy class based on GTS system)

Korean language training (only evening class during regular semesters)

Application Period

After admission results are announced each semester

Selection Procedure

Applicants who submit admission application to SNU’s Office of Admissions → Applicants submit scholarship application to their designated college’s administrative office when the admission results are announced → Selection made by the ‘SNU President Fellowship Selection Committee’ → Decision noticed

Contact

SNU staff in charge: 82-2-880-2519, intlscholarship@snu.ac.kr

SNU Global Scholarship

Eligibility

International students in graduate programs

Details

Number of recipients: approx. 160 students

Subsidies: tuition fee, living expenses, airfare, and housing cost

* The amount of subsidies vary depending on individual circumstances.

Language training support can be offered for those who seek to master Korean Language

Additional funding can be offered for those who require academic support

Application Period

Upon receiving admissions from SNU

Contact

SNU staff in charge: 82-2-880-2519, intlscholarship@snu.ac.kr

SNU OIA website

Glo-Harmony Scholarship

Eligibility

International students from the dteveloping countries in the DAC list of ODA Recipients

Subsidies

Subsidized period: maximum of 4 semesters for Masters' students, and 6 semesters for Ph. D students

The level of subsidy is determined by Samsung Dreams Scholarship Foundation

Application Period

January and July

Selection Procedure

Students submit applications to SNU’s Office of International Affairs → The Office makes the first selection → Samsung Foundation conduct reviews and interviews → Final selection

Contact

SNU staff in charge: 82-2-880-2519, intlscholarship@snu.ac.kr

DAEWOONG Foundation Scholarship

Eligibility

International students enrolled in graduate degree programs

Subsidies

One-time award of 2,000,000 KRW

Opportunity to have working experience at Daewoong Group, advantage when applying for Daewoong Group after graduation.

Application Period

Around April every year

Selection Procedure

Applicants submit documents to SNU’s Office of International Affairs → The Office make the 1st selection → DAEWOONG Foundation conduct interviews → Decisions noticed

Contact

SNU staff in charge: 82-2-880-2519, intlscholarship@snu.ac.kr

Korean War Memorial Foundation Scholarship

Eligibility

Direct descendants of foreign war veterans who participated in Korean War

Subsidies

Tuition fee: full tuition exemption

Dormitory fees (subsidized by SNU)

Living expenses: 500,000 KRW per month

Selection Procedure

Applicants submit applications to respective College → Colleges make the first selection → SNU’s Office of International Affairs makes the second selection → Korean War Memorial Foundation makes the confirmation → Decisions announced

Contact

Staff in charge: Tel. 82-2-792-1950, Email. hosu14@gmail.com

※ Scholarship packages are subject to change depending on the circumstances of the supporting organization.

Last updated in 2021