Up to two grants of $3,500 each will be awarded. Students will stay at the international dorm at Sungkyunkwan University, and the cost for a three-week stay there is estimated at around $600. The balance of the grant money can be used for air travel, local transportation, and other associated costs including meals. Any associated costs beyond $3,500 will have to be covered by the successful applicant.

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in full-time undergraduate, graduate, or professional degree programs at the University of Michigan. Applicants may be at preliminary or more advanced stages of their research. Undergraduate students graduating in WN/SP/SU2016 are not eligible to apply. Some Korean languages skills are desirable, but not necessary.

Applications Requirements:

Applicants must submit application materials via MCompass.

A written report based on the project will be required by September 1, 2016.


Applications are due by March 15, 2016.



Program in International and Comparative Studies
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