Global Korea Summer Scholarship

The Global Korea Summer Scholarship application portal for 2024 is now open.

Global Korea Scholarship

This article contains the step-by-step process of how to apply for the global Korea Summer Scholarship and be successful.

About The Global Korea Scholarship

The Global Korea Summer (GKS) Scholarship 2024 is open to exceptional undergraduate students from Latin America and Africa to apply.

This program is designed to provide in-depth academic training and invaluable experience for foreign students in Korea.

The program aims to grow future leaders that will contribute to the development of the global society and foster friendship between Korea and the applicant’s home country.

  • Award Providers: Korean Government
  • Eligible Countries: African and Latin American countries
  • To Be Taken At (Country): South Korea

Eligible Fields of Study

Students who are currently studying computer engineering, game engineering and digital design are eligible to apply for this scholarship.

Type: Undergraduate, Short Course

Number of Awardees: 80 undergraduate students in total (40 from Africa, 40 from Latin America)

Duration of Program: July – August (5 weeks)

Eligibility for Global Korea Summer Scholarship

  • Must be a citizen of an African or Latin American country
  • Must be enrolled as an undergraduate student in the second to fourth year at a university located in an African or Latin American country
  •  Must be fluent in English, although priority will be given to applicants with Korean fluency.
  • Must be healthy mentally and physically
  • Must be willing to adapt to the Korean culture and life in Korea

Scholarship Benefits

  • The training institution is responsible for a round-trip air ticket, hotel room during the duration of the program, and traveller’s insurance.
  • But Participants will be responsible for their visa fees and other expenses.

How to Apply for Global Korea Summer Scholarship

Eligible candidates should contact their preferred universities/training institutions in Korea to apply for this scholarship.

Visit the application portal to apply.

Application Deadline: There is no specific deadline.


International students looking for an opportunity to study abroad but with limited finances should use this opportunity well.

The Global Korean scholarship was created to help international students fulfil their dreams of studying in South Korea.

Application for this scholarship will be closing soon; share with your friends in other countries looking for an opportunity to study in South Korea.

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