Summer in Korea Scholarship

Nov 30, 2012 Bookmark and Share

The Summer in Korea Scholarship provides two annual awards to support travel to Korea to attend Yonsei International Summer School.  Recipients must take at least one language course in addition to subject courses.  The fellowship covers full tuition, dormitory charges, and application and program fees. In addition, it covers airfare up to $1,700.


Applicants must be a University of Michigan undergraduate studying Korean Studies or a Korea-related field.  Preference will be given to students planning to write their senior thesis on Korea.


February 15

Applicants must submit:

  1. Application form
  2. One letter of recommendation from an academic reference
  3. One page statement of purpose
  4. Resume
  5. Transcripts

Send the Statement of Purpose and Resume to as e-mail attachments

  • Please format the subject line to: SummerinKRapplication: LASTNAME firstname
  • Please ask your referee to fill out the online Letter of Recommendation. U-M external referees must e-mail a letter directly to the address above. Please note the referee's name in your application.

Applicants are also welcomed to send application materials in hard copy. Please mail to:

Nam Center for Korean Studies
RE: Summer in Korea
Suite 4661, School of Social Work Building
1080 S. University Ave.
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1106