The Embassy of the Republic of Korea to the State of Israel

Herzliya, Israel 


(Korean Government Scholarship Program)

Please find attached information on 2019 Global Korea Scholarship, from which the National Institute for International Education (NIIED) under the Korean Ministry of Education plans to offer scholarships to nationals of participating countries.


The Korean embassy in each country eligible in Global Korea Scholarship (hereafter GKS) program is advised to recommend a specific assigned number of candidates to NIIED by 4 April, 2019.


Application guidelines and further information for interested applicants is available on NIIED’s “Study in Korea” website at > Scholarships > GKS Notice.


Please note that the scholarships are meant for graduate studies (master’s or doctoral) and research (postdoctoral, professor exchange, or professionals of education-science-culture-international fields) programs.


Interested applicants may find application requirements and download the application forms from the above-mentioned web address. All Israeli applicants must submit their application materials to the Korean embassy no later than 15 March, 2019. Only short-listed candidates will be asked for the interviews at the Korean Embassy.


Any inquiry on the above-mentioned matter can be made to the Korean embassy as follows:

Name of the person responsible for GKS: Ms.Jieun Kim

T: 09-959-6820



We highly appreciate your kind cooperation.

2019 GKS-G Application FAQs(영문-국문) 2019 GKS-G Application Guidelines