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Application Guideline for SNU Global Scholarship(Graduate program)  

A Call for SNU Global Scholarship Applications

Seoul National University (SNU) is proud to announce a call for SNU Global Scholarship applicants for 2013 Spring Semester among motivated and high-calibre graduate students at SNU. This Global Scholarship is designed to enable highly competitive students to concentrate on their research, and to promote global research environment at SNU.

Applicants can choose several programs within their SNU Global Scholarship application form.

1. KIM Jae Ik Fellowship

  • -Eligibility: Public Sector Employees
  • -Subsidies: Tuition, Living Expenses (monthly KRW 1,200,000), Return Airfare
  • Eligible candidates should have more than one year work experience at public sectors up to one year prior to the announcement of SNU admissions result.
  • Please submit the official document in English or Korean with an official seal, indicating employment history at public sectors.

2. SNU Global Scholarship 1 (in Korean '초우수 외국인 학문후속 세대 지원')

  • -Subsidies: Tuition, Living Expenses (monthly KRW 1,200,000), Return Airfare

3. SNU Global Scholarship 2 (in Korean '초우수 외국인 핵심인재 지원')

  • -Subsidies: Tuition, Living Expenses (monthly payment varies depending on colleges)

4. Korean Language Intensive Course

  • -Subsidies: monthly KRW 500,000 (for 4 months)

5. Mentoring Program

  • -Subsidies: monthly KRW 300,000 (for 4 months)
  • The number of recipients will be determined after screening applicants’ documents.

The candidate must be (Eligibility):

  • -Newly admitted graduate students for Spring 2013
  • except College of Music, College of Fine Arts or Graduate School of Environmental Studies

Interested candidates should send an application and other necessary documents to (by post or in person):
Ms. Jina Yoo(International Scholarship Officer) (
Office of International Affairs(Bldg. 152)
Seoul National University
1 Gwanak-ro, Gwanak-gu,
Seoul 151-742, Korea
Tel: +82-2-880-2519
Fax: +82-2-883-8632

DEADLINE: by close of business Friday, November 30, 2012 6:00pm

The Office of International Affairs will announce selected candidates for the SNU Global Scholarship on December 28, 2012.