Call for Application: The Exchange Fellowship Programme under ASEAN-ROK Academic Exchange Programme 2016/2017
15 Jul, 2016


The ASEAN-ROK Academic Exchange Programme is the occurring programme of the collaboration between ASEAN University Network (AUN) and Korean Association of Southeast Asian Studies (KASEAS) and is funded by the ASEAN-ROK Future Cooperation Fund since 1999. The 2016/2017 Programme comprises three activities, which are Korea-ASEAN Academic Workshop, KoreaASEAN Academic Conference and Exchange Fellowship Programme.

The Exchange Fellowship Programme is designed to offer scholars and graduate students from Korea and ASEAN to experience and understand each other by conducting research in areas that are essential for the consideration of ASEANROK solidarity. For ASEAN side, the grant will be given to 10 distinguish candidates. The researchers are encouraged to publish their articles in the international journal as an output of this programme.


Eligible Applicants: 
Scholars, graduate students and researchers who are interested in Korean studies, East Asian studies or other comparative themes.


The successful candidates shall conduct his/her research work in the Republic of Korea for 2 weeks – 6 months. The research period is during August 2016 – February 2017 and the researchers are requested to submit a progress report and final paper.


Financial Support: 
The successful candidates will be eligible for financial support of 4,000 USD for Master students, 5,000 USD for Ph.D. students and researchers, and 6,000 USD for faculty members. These amounts include all expenses that would occur from conducting research work such as travel expenses, room and board, meals, transportation, printing and postage.


Application Deadline: 25 July 2016

Download the Term of Reference and Application Form:

Contact Information:
Ms. Naparat Phirawattanakul 
Office of the ASEAN University Network Secretariat
Tel: +66 2 2153640, 215 3642 ext. 106