Competition Open for Canadians: Foreign Government Awards – Korea

The Government of the Republic of Korea, through the National Institute for International Education Development (NIIED), has launched its scholarship competition for Canadian students and researchers. Up to three scholarships are offered for study or research at the Master’s or PhD level in Korean studies, humanities, social sciences, natural sciences, engineering, and other fields of study. The Foreign Government Awards – Korea are tenable from September 1, 2016.

To be considered for a scholarship under the Foreign Government Awards-Korea program, an applicant will need to complete the following two-step process:

  1. Complete and submit the online application form of the Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development (DFATD), and provide the supporting documents as requested.
  2. Complete and submit theKorean Government Scholarship Program (KGSP) for Graduate Students application and provide the supporting documents as requested. This application will be used in the final selection process and must be submitted in English.

The deadline to submit an application is March 17, 2016.

Please visit Foreign Government Awards – Korea for full program details and to submit an online application.

All inquiries regarding this scholarship program should be directed to: