Scholarly Journal Support
The program supports the publication of scholarly journals on Korea-related subjects. The following are allowable costs: expenses for editing/screening committees, publication, distribution, and others.
a. Researchers affiliated with education or research institutions outside Korea.
b. Those who have failed to submit final report to or got unsatisfactory evaluation from the Academy of Korean Studies, the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, National the Research Foundation of Korea, the Korea Foundation, or other related funding institutions are not eligible.
c. 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 the agreement. Korean Studies Grant is exempted from overhead costs.
b. Termination and return of grants. Grants can be terminated and returned in whole or in part for any of the following reasons:
i. Grantee fails to comply with original purpose in spending the grant.
ii. Grantee fails to observe AKS Grant Handling Regulations.
iii. Grantee intentionally provides inaccurate information in the application
iv. Grantee fails to submit the interim or final reports.
v. Grantee intentionally submits inaccurate reports.
a. Grant reports:
Project reports, financial statements issued by the institution, and five copies of publications must be submitted within two months after the project’s completion. If the grant is not managed by the institution, submission of original receipts is required. Grantees are required to submit a table of contents written in Korean or English if publication is not written in Korean or English.
b. All grantees’ publications must include the following statement:
i. For a Korean publication: “이 학술지는 2010년도 한국학중앙연구원의 지원에 의하여 발행되었음 (AKS-2010-P-000)”
ii. For an English publication: “This publication (or Journal) was supported by the Academy of Korean Studies Grant (AKS-2010-P-000)”
* Note: The designation 000 will refer to 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 printed publications for nonprofit and academic purposes without permission of project director(s) or author(s).
5. Evaluation of Results
Project results are evaluated by the Committee for Overseas Korean Studies. The project is graded according to four standards: A “Excellent,” B “Good,” C “Below Average,” and D “Failure.” If a grantee a gets “C” grade, he or she is ineligible to apply for the Korean Studies Grant for three years. Grantees who receive a “D” are ineligible to apply for the Korean Studies Grant for five years.
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