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2009-2010 Small Research Grant for Faculty and Students in Latin America

The Center for Korean Studies at UCLA is pleased to announce the call for applications/proposals for its 2010 Small Research Grants Program in Korean Studies

UCLA Center for Korean Studies, Small Research Grants Program

The Center for Korean Studies at UCLA is pleased to announce the call for applications/proposals for its 2010 Small Research Grants Program in Korean Studies. The purpose of this grant is to provide the participants with an opportunity to conduct research on Korea, in all different areas. This program is open to faculty members and students at all universities in Latin America and Mexico, and is supported by a grant from the Academy of Korean Studies in Seongnam, Korea.

Research Grants:

1. Faculty: $2,500

2. Undergraduate/Graduate Student: $1,250

Eligibility:

1. Faculty:

  • Master’s degree or higher
  • Must be affiliated with a university: teaching or researching position
  • Experience in Korea related studies

2. Undergraduate/Graduate Students:

  • Must be currently registered as a student
  • Experience in Korea related studies

Participants who wish to apply must submit:

  • One-page research proposal (Procedures and Methodology)
  • Curriculum vitae
  • One letter of recommendation from a professor (student only)
  • A table budget plan

Deadline: December 4, 2009

Applicants interested in the program must apply online no later than December 4, 2009. Late applications will not be accepted. The Korean Studies in the Americas executive committee will select 4 students and 2 faculty members. Selected applicants will be notified by December 15, 2009 via email. All researches must be 100% conducted in Latin American countries and completed by July 31, 2010.

For further information, email your inquires to the program representative, Heshin Kim, at hkim@international.ucla.edu.

To apply go to: http://apply.international.ucla.edu/?cks

For more info please contact:
Heshin Kim
hkim@international.ucla.edu

Deadline: 12/04/09