The program supports the publication of scholarly books on Korea-related subjects. It is mandated to support scholarship that makes a substantial contribution to knowledge.
a. Researchers affiliated with research and education institutions outside Korea.
b. Applicants must have received a memorandum of agreement from a publisher without any financial support.
c. Previous grant recipients must have submitted all reports to be awarded funds from the 2010 grant cycle.
d. Those who have failed to submit final a report or who got an unsatisfactory evaluation from the Academy of Korean Studies, the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, the National Research Foundation of Korea, the Korea Foundation, or other related funding institutions are not eligible.
e. Previous awardees who failed to use the grant to implement the approved project are not eligible.
3. Grant Administration
a. Grant payment date: The funds will be remitted within one month after receipt of publication. Korean Studies Grant is exempted from overhead costs.
b. Termination and return of grants. Grants can be terminated or recovered in whole or in part for any of the following reasons:
i. Grantee fails to comply with original purpose in spending grant.
ii. Grantee fails to observe AKS Grant Handling Regulations.
iii. Grantee intentionally provides inaccurate information in application.
iv. Grantee fails to submit the interim or final reports.
v. Grantee intentionally submits inaccurate reports.
a. Publications: Ten copies of printed books must be submitted within two months after publication. Grantees are required to submit an abstract written in Korean or English if their publications are not written in Korean or English.
b. All the grantees’ publications must include the following statement:
i. For a Korean publication: “이 책은 2010년도 한국학중앙연구원의 지원에 의하여 발간되었음 (AKS-2010-S-000)”
ii. For an English publication: “This book was supported by the Academy of Korean Studies Grant (AKS-2010-S-000)”
* Note: The designation 000 will refer ti the individual grant number.
Copyright of materials resulting from this grant will be retained by the author(s). Nevertheless, the Academy of Korean Studies and the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology (MEST) can use the project’s results in online and printed publications for nonprofit and academic purposes without permission of project director(s) or author(s).
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