The period for applying for this scholarship is that same as that of admissions to KAIST, which is May 24, 2019.
Candidates can apply online for graduate scholarships here.
CSC-KAIST Scholarship Eligibility Criteria
In order to be eligible to receive this scholarship, candidates should fulfill the following criteria;
At the time of applying for the scholarship, they have to be permanently resident citizens of the People’s republic of China
They should not currently hold jobs outside of China
They have to provide an assurance that they will return to China on completion of their course of study.
They should be in possession of an offer letter from KAIST. The offer letter should be unconditional for which they would have to fulfill all the necessary admission requirements of KAIST, both academic and otherwise.
KAIST-CSC Scholarship procedure to be followed
Ideally, a candidate should apply to KAIST in the early fall admission track that begins in December and applies for this scholarship in the month of March.
The China Scholarship Council will consider candidates applications and provide a living allowance that would include health insurance as prescribed by the Chinese Government from time to time. Besides this, the airfare for a round trip to Korea and visa application fees will also be covered in this scholarship. Additional information can be obtained here.
The Taiwan-KAIST scholarship candidate has to fulfill the following criteria in order to be eligible for this scholarship.
He/she has to be a R.O.C. citizen, which would normally include the residents of Penghu, Matsu, Taiwan, and Kinmen, including students currently outside Taiwan.
Only fresh Ph.D. applications to KAIST will be considered for the scholarship. Hence, students already pursuing their Ph.D. at KAIST are not eligible.
This KAIST scholarship provides coverage to the candidate as given below;
Tuition-free education for all years of course program
An annual stipend which will not be less than the minimum rate that has been prescribed by KAIST for international students
More information on the scholarship coverage can be found here.
Russian Government Scholarship – Global Education Program (GEP)
Candidates wishing to apply for this KAIST scholarship have to fulfill the following eligibility criteria.
They have to be Russian Federation citizens and prior to applying for the scholarship they should have got themselves enrolled in an academic program at any one of the foreign educational organizations listed as providing education of a quality that meets the highest international standards.
They have to commit to returning back to Russia on completion of their course of study and take up employment suited to their qualifications at an organization in Russia for a period of at least 3 years.