Looking for a scholarship to study in Korea? This is open to a lot of nationalities, including the Philippines. It is sponsored by the Korean government. The scholarship is for undergraduate degree courses. The scholarship period is from 2012 to 2017. It includes one year Korean language training before taking the undergraduate course.
The scholarship benefits include:
– Roundtrip airfare
– Full tuition
– Monthly stipend of 800,000 won
– Settlement allowance of 200,000 won upon arrival
– Repatriation allowance of 100,000
– Korean language training
– Medical insurance
Only high school graduates can apply for the program. Bachelor degree holders are not eligible for the scholarship. It is also important to finish the course, as any grantee who quits within 3 months should refund all scholarship fees.
Interested? Check the application guideline from the Korean Embassy.