US Next Generation Research Program 2020, Korea Foundation, Republic of Korea

Publish Date: Apr 04, 2020

Deadline: May 15, 2020

US Next Generation Research Program 

Program Outline

Support for US Next Generation Research Program provides grant support to encourage research projects or programs that provide in-depth analyses and policy recommendations on political, social, and economic issues on Korea and East Asia.


1. Researchers employed by accredited research institutes (think tanks) and/or university research institutions based in the United States.

2. Researchers who received a Ph.D. or M.A. within 10 years.

Areas of Support

Policy research on the future of the US-Korea relationship

1. Issues on the Korean Peninsula (peacebuilding, US-ROK alliance, security, economy/trade, society etc.)

2. Technological Innovation (digital transformation, cyber security, AI, 5G etc.)

3. Other issues for US-Korea cooperation (climate/environment, democracy, cultural exchange etc.)

Grant Coverage

Project expenses, researcher’s salary and/or indirect costs

       ※ Up to 10% of the total direct cost may be requested as the coverage for indirect costs

Grant Period

The Korea Foundation normally considers projects with a grant period of one year.

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Study Levels


Opportunity Types

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Eligible Countries

United States

Host Countries

South Korea