The Korean Government Scholarship Program(KGSP) for Graduate Students provides international students with the opportunities to conduct advanced studies at higher educational institutions in Korea in order to promote international exchange in education and mutual friendship between countries.
1. Quota for the Scholars
o General: 3 persons(USA)(all majors of general graduate schools) o The Ministry of Unification’s Invitation: 2 persons(USA)(international relations major only (specifically, Korean peninsula affairs) o Overseas Korean Adoptee : 35 persons(Worldwide)(no restriction to majors)
2. Duration of KGSP
o Master’s : 3 yrs. (01.09.2010 ~ 31.08.2013) - 1 yr. of Korean language + 2 yrs. of Master’s o Doctoral : 4 yrs. (01.09.2010 ~ 31.08.2014) - 1 yr. of Korean language + 3 yrs of Doctoral o Integrated Master’s & Doctoral : 5 yrs. (01.09.2010 ~ 31.08.2015) - 1 yr. of Korean language + 4 yrs. of Integrated Master’s & Doctoral
See here for more details. This is of course for South Korea!