페이지위치 현황 및 이동,그 외 버튼

Introduction

Purpose of Foundation and Roles and Responsibilities

The National Research Foundation of Korea, established on June 26, 2009 by integrating the Korea Science and Engineering Foundation, the Korea Research Foundation, and the Korea Foundation for International Cooperation of Science & Technology, is Korea's representative research management institution, aiming to improve the efficiency and advancement of the national basic research support system covering all academic fields.

한국과학재단,한국학술진흥재단,국제화학기술협력재단
하나로 통합된 NRF 한국연구재단

Type of institution

Quasi-governmental insitution (commissioned-service-based)

Purpose and Basis of Foundation

Purpose and Basis of Foundation
Purpose of foundation Contributing to national academic and scientific technology promotion and research capacity by ensuring that research and development activities and manpower cultivation are conducted fairly and efficiently
Basis of foundation Established on June 26, 2009 in accordance with the National Research Foundation of Korea Act (announced on Mar 25, 2009, No. 9518)

Main Activities

Supporting academic and R&D activities and the fostering of human resources in an efficient and fair manner
  • Supporting academic and R&D activities
  • Fostering and utilizing human resources in academia and R&D fields
  • Facilitating the development of policies, as well as the survey, collection, analysis, assessment, management, and application of useful resources and the data required for academic and R&D activities
  • Promoting cooperative exchange between domestic and overseas institutes and organizations in the fields of academia and R&D
  • Promoting international cooperation for academic and R&D activities
  • Assisting in research and operation by academic and R&D organization
  • Other matters required for academic and R&D activities