Scholarship Overview

  • Country: South Korea
  • Scholarship Type: Merit-based
  • Institutions: Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology
  • Funded by: Global Intern Program (GIP) 
  • Tuition Type: Full tuition waiver
  • Degree Program: Internship Program
  • Scholarship Amount: 50% of round-trip airfare, housing, etc
  • Separate Application Required?: Yes
  • Deadline: 8 March, 2024.

Scholarship Benefits

  • 50% of round-trip airfare
  • Dormitory housing
  • Korean language instruction
  • Cultural lessons
  • Special lectures
  • Monthly allowance
  • Cultural excursions


International undergraduate upper year students or Master’s degree learners or a GPA of 3.0 or higher.

How to apply

Interested and qualified applicants must:

  • Review GIP eligibility carefully. GIP is only for upper year undergrads or Master’s learners. Ineligible forms will not be reviewed.
  • Applicants should list two preferred labs and upload a research proposal. Partial applications will not be considered.
  • Applying means agreeing to follow GIST guidelines and Korean law. Violations will cause immediate dismissal at your expense.
  • Each School/Department picks interns independently. The International and Public Affairs Team has no influence on choices and is not given selection information.

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