2015 Korea Government Scholarship Program

Applications are being accepted until some time in March. The deadline varies depending on where you apply (can only apply through your embassy or a university in Korea). 

This is a great opportunity for adoptees to come to Korea for several years, study and learn Korean language and earn a master's degree for free! In fact, they pay you to study. 

There are 17 spots reserved for adoptees so you have a decent chance at getting a scholarship as long as you meet the basic requirements, so check the guidelines for more info. 

Follow the link to find out more information and download the application and guidelines. There's not much time left to apply so don't wait too long!

http://www.studyinkorea.go.kr/en/cop/bbs/JobBoard/selectBoardArticle.do  (hit the link in the notice section of the bulletin board at the bottom left)

"2015 KGSP-Graduate Degree Scholarship Program for International Students

Korean government invites 820 international students from 162 countries who wish to pursue MA or PHD in Korea, and approximately 20 research scholars from 26 countries.

To be selected as a KGSP (Korean Government Scholarship Program) grantee, any applicant should successfully pass through the 1st selection process set by the Korean embassies of his or her origin OR one of KGSP-eligible universities in Korea.

So, to apply for the program, please contact the 1st selection institution to get detailed information on the 1st selection process such as application deadline and required documents, etc.

*Application deadline may differ from one country/institution to another; it will be expected to fall in March.

*Application forms are on pp.13~24 in the Guidelines. Applicants are suppose to download and submit them to the respective institution.

As for the application guidelines, university information, GKS Graduate courses Regulations and FAQ(frequently asked question), please refer to the attached files. (Please read carefully.)

Wish you all good luck!

GKS team"

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