Korean Government Scholarship Program for Graduate Degrees

Website: Consulate General of the Republic of Korea in Seattle


Global Korea Scholarship is designed to provide international students with opportunities to study at higher educational institutions in Korea at graduate-level degrees, which will enhance international education exchange and deepen mutual friendship between Korea and participating countries.



  • Nationality : Applicants and their parents must hold non-Korean Citizenship. Must hold citizenship of designated countries that are invited to take part in the GKS program.
  • Age : Applicants must be under 40 years of age 
  • Degree Requirements : Applicants must hold or must be expecting to hold a Bachelor's or Master's degree by February 28, 2023.
  • Grades : An applicant must maintain the overall grade point of average(CGPA) equivalent to or higher than 2.64 on a 4.0 scale
  • Health : An applicant must be in a good health, both mentally and physically, to study in Korea for the full duration of degree.
Student Type
  • senior
  • graduate
Citizen Type
  • US Citizen
  • Permanent Resident
  • International or Other Visa Status

Application form, details and guidelines can be found here: https://overseas.mofa.go.kr/viewer/skin/doc.html?fn=20230210040632689.docx&rs=/viewer/result/202302



Application Deadline: Thursday, March 9, 2023

Mail to: Consulate General of the Republic of Korea; 115 W Mercer St. Seattle, WA 98119

Contact Information

 Inquiries: seattleedu@mofa.go.kr or 206-441-1011 Ext. 303