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Information for Applicants

KASC seeks a diverse delegation that represents a cross-section of the United States' and Korea's academically accomplished student population. Full-time university students are strongly encouraged to apply. No previous experience with Asian Studies or the Korean language is required as the Conference is conducted in English. KASC does not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, age, religion, marital status or sexual orientation.

In order to apply for the conference students must complete the following steps:

      1. Complete the online application

                a. Create an account and access your application here.
               Select "American Delegation" if you attend school in the U.S.
               Select "Korean Delegation" if you attend school in Korea.

                b. Fill in the forms and be sure to save your progress as you go.
               Pay special attention when explaining your roundtable topic choices

                c. Upload required documents

                         i. A 750 word autobiographical essay

                         ii. A 350 word statement of purpose

                         iv. Your resume

      2. Send an official copy of your transcript

      3. Have 2 recommenders submit letters of recommendation on your behalf. Letters should be written and sent in a word or pdf file.

               a. At least one of the letters should be from an academic source

               b. American and Korean Delegates-Transcripts and letters of recommendation
                can be emailed to kasc@iscdc.org. American Delegates can also have their
                recommendation letters sent to:

                                International Student Conferences

                                c/o KASC

                                1150 18th St. NW, Suite LL2

                               Washington, D.C. 20036

      4. Submit a $20 application fee (only for American Delegates) through our online payment site—be sure to include a note that states the donation goes towards your application fee.

If you have any questions while completing your application feel free to email kasc@iscdc.org or call 202-289-9088.

Priority Deadline: November 3, 2014

Final Application Deadline: Applications being accepted on a rolling admission basis, until January 2, 2015

Conference Date: July, 2015

Participation Fee: $2,500~3,500

Start Your Application!