Program Information
· Program

Beginning independent Researcher Program

· Directorate

Directorate for Basic Research in Science & Engineering

· Program objective

Cultivate basic research capacity through individual-level research support and assist the advancement and development of research

· Program details

Research areas: All S&T areas


Eligibility: Full-time faculty in S&E areas at four-year universities who have not received grants from basic research program and have obtained a doctoral degree within the last 7 years or are aged 39 or younger


Summary: Expand research opportunities for young researchers with research capacity and encourage early progress of their research


Period: 1~3 years


Funding: Up to annual average of KRW 30 million (USD 27 thousand)

· Contact

KIM, A Yeon, Individual Research Programs,

· Project process
Nov. 2018
Dec. 2018
Dec. 2018∼Feb. 2019
Dec. 2018∼Feb. 2019