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2019 Museum Network Fellowship Program Announcement of the Updated Information
Date2019-02-07 Hit2408

We would like to announce that the deadline for the application has been extended.
The application is now open until 16th of March
  -  Application Deadline : 16th March, 2019
  -  Result Annoucement : 20th March, 2019
  -  Registration : 27th March, 2019

Please refer to the attached file for more details and further plan.
Submission of your application and other requested documents via eunjinyagu@korea.kr will be very much appreciated.  
We do look forward to the interest of the experts in the related fields.

2019 Museum Network Fellowship Program



In an effort to shed light upon Korean Studies, the National Museum of Korea offers its seventh annual fellowship, entitled the 2019 Museum Network Fellowship. The program is designed to promote the advancement of museum related Korean studies overseas.



Given the program’s purpose, applicants must be non-Korean citizens. Thus candidates should not hold any relevant previous, concurrent and subsequent fellowships or academic research positions provided by any Korean institutions. Eligible candidates are overseas curators with degree on Korean / Asian Studies, working at museums or museum-related institutions, or researchers who have published thesis or articles on Korean / Asian Studies between 2014~2018(for 5 years). This is a bilingual program in which proficiency in English is required and fluency in Korean is also a plus for participation.



The program will provide the participants with valuable opportunities to gain field experience in Korean culture through comprehensive lectures on museum related Korean studies, workshops, research and site visits around the country.


More than 4 Lectures and Workshop (may include)

- Buddhist Art of Korea,

- Paintings of Korea

- Ceramics of Korea

- Ancient Architecture of Korea

 - Modern and Contemporary Art

- Archaeology of Korea

- Conservation Science



- A completed application form

- Updated CV showing publications and awards

- A reference from at least immediate superior / a copy of student ID with expiry date indicated

- A copy of proof document for each previous research achievement

(abstract of thesis, cover and contents of journals and article etc.)



All documents should be submitted in PDF file by March 16, 2019 to eunjinyagu@korea.kr


The participants will be provided with round-trip airfare (economy class), accommodations, regional tour expenses, traveler’s insurance fees and basic daily expenses for the duration of the program(Scheduled to

July 7-July 20, 2019



Kim, Eunjin     ∙ Email:  eunjinyagu@korea.kr

International Relations Specialist, Cultural Relations and Publicity Division

Kong, Hyeonji   ∙ Email:  hyeonjikong@korea.kr

International Relations Coordinator, Cultural Relations and Publicity Division

File 190227_2019 Museum Network Fellowship Application Form-final(A).docx(48.5KB)

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