The James Joo-Jin Kim Program in Korean Studies will award one (1) first-year Ph.D. student in SAS a full fellowship for the 2018–19 academic year. Covering first-year tuition, fees, stipend, and health insurance, this fellowship helps the Kim Program, as an interdisciplinary group, to recruit a deserving doctoral student in Korean studies to Penn. For more information, click Fellowship Information


Past Winners

2012-13  Jooyeon Hahm (History)

2013-14  Alexander Martin (History)

2014-15  Rolf I. Siverson (History)

2015-16  Benjamin Katzeff Silberstein (History)

2016-17  Not awarded

2017-18  Yung Hian Ng (East Asian Languages and Civilizations)

2018-19  Not awarded