Program Information
· Program

Young Researchers

· Directorate

Directorate for Humanities & Social Sciences

· Program objective
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Stimulate the drive for creative research conducted with vigorous effort by young researchers and encourage them to grow into outstanding scholars by creating a stable research environment and maximizing their research capacity

· Program details
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Research areas: Humanities and social sciences (including arts and sports)

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Eligibility: University faculty employed at the level of assistant professor or higher for at least 5 years, or researchers who obtained a doctoral degree within the last 10 years   

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Summary: Provide research expenses

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Period: 1–3 years

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Funding: Up to KRW 20 million (USD 18 thousand*) per year

 * approximation based on exchange rate of 1 USD = 1,100 KRW

· Contact
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LIM, Seok Jae; Researcher Programs in Humanities & Social Sciences (chairmansj@nrf.re.kr)

· Project process
Announcement
Jan. 2019
Receipt
Feb. 2019
Evaluation
Apr. 2019
Selection
May 2019