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Graduate Scholarship Opportunities

  **The Graduate scholarship is offered during the Spring Semesters.**

The Center for Korean Studies is pleased to announce graduate scholarship opportunities in Korean Studies. This scholarship aims to encourage graduate-level research and dialogues on Korea-related topics at Stony Brook University. $3,000 will be awarded per recipient and two positions are open for Spring 2018. The positions are renewable upon review. The scholarship awardees will be invited to an undergraduate seminar in Korean Studies to present their research.


  • Full-time MA or Ph.D. students currently enrolled in the fields of humanities, social sciences, and arts in Stony Brook University. 
  • Students whose main research project includes topics related to Korea. 
  • International students are also eligible. 

Required Documents

  • Cover letter
  • Completed   Graduate Application form

  • Curriculum vitae
  • Research statement (1000-1500 words)
  • Unofficial school transcript
  • A recommendation letter from the primary academic advisor


All required documents should be submitted to: 



Application Deadline: March 20th, 2018


Spring 2018 Graduate Scholarship Awardees

Soyoung Lee,  Ph.D student in Linguistics

Ji Yea Kim,  Ph.D student in Linguistics


Spring 2017 Graduate Scholarship Awardees 

Ji Yea Kim,  Ph.D student in Linguistics

Sang-Ha Yoon,  Ph.D. student in Economics


Spring 2015 Graduate Scholarship Awardee 

Wonho YeonPh.D student in Economics


Spring 2014 Graduate Scholarship Awardees 

Richard Cho,  Ph.D student in Political Science

Hyang-gi Song,  Ph.D student in Sociology  

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