Program Information
· Program

Humanities Korea (HK)

· Directorate

Directorate for Humanities & Social Sciences

· Program objective
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Build humanities research infrastructure and produce world-class humanities research outcomes by intensively fostering humanities research institutes within universities

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Facilitate academic and social dissemination of research outcomes by diversifying and popularizing humanities research

· Program details
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Humanities Korea (HK)

Humanities Korea (HK)
ProgramAreaEligibilityPeriodAnnual Funding*
Humanities Korea (HK)HumanitiesLargeUniversity-affiliated research institutes10 years(3+3+4 years)KRW 1,000~1,500 million/year(USD 909~ 1,364 thousand/year)
Mid-sizedKRW 500~800 million/year(USD 455~727 thousand/year)
OverseasMid-sizedKRW 500~800 million/year(USD 455~727 thousand/year)
SmallUp to KRW 300 million/year(up to USD 273 thousand/year)

※ excluding overhead the overhead cost

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Humanities Korea Plus (HK+)

Humanities Korea Plus (HK+)
ProgramAreaEligibilityPeriodAnnual Funding*
Humanities Korea Plus(HK+)Type 1Basic humanitiesUniversity-affiliated research institutes7 years(3+4 years)KRW 1,700 million/year(USD 1,545 thousand/year)
Overseas
Neglect and protection/creativity and challenge
National strategy and convergence
Type 2Basic humanitiesKRW 300 million/year(USD 273 thousand/year)
Overseas

※ including overhead cost

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Performance dissemination center

Performance dissemination center
ProgramProject typeEligibilitySelection methodPeriodAnnual Funding
Humanities Korea (HK)/Humanities Korea Plus (HK+)Performance dissemination centerAssociation of HK Research CentersDesignation2 yearsKRW 100 million/year(USD 91 thousand/year)(excluding overhead cost)

※ Social dissemination and sharing of HK/HK+ research outcomes

· Contact
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KIM, Hyun Hee, Institute Programs in Humanities & Social Sciences, kim2h@nrf.re.kr

· Project process
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Humanities Korea Plus (HK+) Type 1

Announcement
Jan. 2019
Receipt
Mar. 2019
Evaluation
Mar.-Apr. 2019
Selection
May 2019
· Project process
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Humanities Korea Plus (HK+) Type 2

Announcement
Jan. 2019
Receipt
Aug. 2019
Evaluation
Aug. 2019
Selection
Sep. 2019