Information for Applicants
KASC seeks a diverse delegation representing the academically accomplished student populations of the United States and South Korea. Full-time undergraduate and graduate students are strongly encouraged to apply. No previous experience with Korean Studies or the Korean language is required as the conference is conducted entirely in English. KASC does not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, age, religion, marital status or sexual orientation.
We accept and process applications on a rolling basis.
NOTE: KASC applicants should select the delegation that they are applying for: "American" or "Korean"
2. Fill out the application and be sure to save your progress as you go.
3. Upload the following required documents:
a. Personal statement (max 600 words)
b. Statement of purpose (max 600 words)
4. A transcript (official or unofficial) from your current school and (OPTIONAL) one
letter of recommendation should be emailed under the subject line “LastName,
FirstName — DocumentEnclosed” to the appropriate address below:
American applicants: firstname.lastname@example.org
Korean applicants: email@example.com
5. Submit a $20 application fee through our payment site. Please also email a copy of
your payment receipt to the appropriate address above.
The real cost of each delegate is $6,000+ but ISC subsidizes the cost so that regular application delegates pay only $3,900.
Application deadline: March 11, 2018
Conference dates: July 20 - August 10, 2018
If you have any questions while completing your application, please contact:
American applicants: Kathy Huang (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Korean applicants: Haeun Lee (email@example.com)