How to Apply for Global Korea Scholarship?

Please follow the following application instructions to apply for this scholarship.

  1. Applicants must be nominated by their universities and application package should be sent by the university by e-mail, along with a formal nomination letter for the GKS scholarship.
  2. The nominated students will receive detailed information on how to log in and apply online by the designated SNU coordinator.
  3. Apply to the exchange program through the On-line Application Form, fill in the application, and upload the scanned copies of the documents below to the application system:
    • A Certificate of Enrollment from the current university you are attending.
    • Official University Transcript.
    • Letter of Recommendation from a professor at the current university.
    • A Statement of Purpose (a free essay in English or Korean).
    • A Copy of Applicant’s Passport.
    • For Fine Arts, Music, and Physical Education applicants: Photographs of works/recording of performances

    For more information of the exchange programme, Click here.

  4. Submit the application.IMPORTANT NOTES:
    • Exchange program candidates can complete the application by online submission.
    • All documents should be submitted and posted in ORIGINAL or verified as an official copy, and should be in Korean or in English. If your documents are not in Korean or in English, please have your document translated in Korean or in English and have confirmed and sealed by an authorized body.