University of Pennsylvania
James Joo-Jin Kim Program in Korean Studies

Graduate Research Grant Application


In 2014, James Joo-Jin Kim Program in Korean Studies will award grants (up to 2), each in an amount up to $2,000, to assist Penn graduate students in their research related to Korean studies. Any student enrolled in a graduate degree program at Penn is eligible to apply. Awards will be made on the basis of the competitively established merit of the proposals. A completed application form and a faculty recommendation letter must be e-mailed to Kim Program ( by 5 pm, Friday, February 28, 2014. Award notifications will be e-mailed by late March.


A. Applicant information:

Name:                                                                            Year of degree expected:                 

Department:                                                      School:                                                         

Degree expected/field of study:                                                                                            

Campus address:                                                                                                                    

E-mail:                                                               Telephone:                                                    

Name of faculty recommender:                                                                                                          


B. Title of proposed research thesis:


C. Does your proposed project support your dissertation? If so, what is the title of the dissertation? If not, what is the purpose of this proposed project?


D. Date/period of the proposed project:


E. Proposal abstract (100 words maximum):

F. Budget:


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G. Other funding sources, if any, amount, and how they will supplement the requested grant: