NRF Short term research grants for Germans to Korea (2 months)

In cooperation with the National Research Foundation of Korea (NRF), the DAAD arranges scholarships for a short research stay in Korea as part of the "Summer Institute Program". This stay is possible at universities and research institutes in Korea. This program offers young graduates (Bachelor and higher) and doctoral students from all disciplines a direct insight into the Korean cultural and scientific landscape. The stay, which is fixed for the period July/August, is divided into the following sections:

  • Introductory seminar with excursions into the country, taster language course and culinary experiences.
  • Approximately two-month research stay at universities and non-university research institutes.

Scholarships are awarded for a period of two months. The scholarship of approx. 1,000 EUR/month granted by the Korean side covers the costs of living in Korea (subject to change). The DAAD provides a travel allowance and takes out health, accident and liability insurance abroad for the duration of the scholarship.

Eligibility criteria: By the time of application, doctoral students should not have started their doctoral studies more than three years ago.

Application Deadline

February 15 via the DAAD Application portal. More info at DAAD scholarships.