Program Information
· Program

Regional Leading Research Center (RLRC)

· Directorate

Directorate for Basic Research in Science & Engineering

· Program objective

Develop core research areas with global competitiveness and improve national basic research capacity by discovering and fostering outstanding research groups with creativity and excellence


Produce next-generation creative and convergent researchers through group research and create quality jobs for young researchers

· Program details

Research areas: Region-specific areas


Eligibility: University research groups with 10-15 researchers


Summary: Contribute to the balanced development of basic research by building regional hubs for basic research to integrate and characterize the regional capacity


Period: Up to 7 years


Funding: Annually up to KRW 1,500 million (USD 1,363 thousand)

· Contact

Shin, Hui Jin, Group Research Programs,

· Project process
Nov. 2018
Feb. 2019
Mar. 2019∼May 2019
Mar. 2019∼May 2019.