Win up to KRW2,500,000 in the ASEAN-Korea Academic Essay Contest 2021

Are you an undergraduate or graduate of ASEAN and Korean nationality?

Submit an application in the ASEAN-Korea Academic Essay Contest 2021 to win cash prizes of up to KRW2,500,000

Application Deadline: November 14 2021


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  • Grand Prize 1 awardee KRW 2,500,000
  • Second Prize 2 awardees KRW 1,500,000
  • Third Prize 2 awardees KRW 1,000,000
  • Special Recognition 5 awardees KRW 500,000


  • The contest invites all undergraduates and graduates of ASEAN and Korean nationality to participate.
  • Submissions must be endorsed by an academic advisor (Professors or lecturer).
  • Applicants can submit as an individual or as a team (consisting up to 2 students).
  • Both the essay and abstract should be written in English only.

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Application Instructions

About the ASEAN-Korea Academic Essay Contest

The ASEAN-Korea Centre (AKC), in partnership with the Korean Association of Southeast Asian Studies (KASEAS), Universiti Brunei Darussalam, and Seoul National University Asia Center, invites undergraduate and graduate students of ASEAN and Korea nationalities to join the 2021 ASEAN-Korea Academic Essay Contest.

Applicants may write on one of the following three themes:

1) The role of youth in promoting mutual understanding between ASEAN and Korea towards a sustainable and future-oriented ASEAN-Korea partnership;

2) Strengthening ASEAN-Korea partnership in overcoming COVID-19 and building back better for greater prosperity in the region; or

3) Strengthening ASEAN-Korea cooperation in mitigating the impact of climate change and promoting sustainable development in the Mekong region.

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Key Dates and Order of Program

Application deadline is November 14 2021.

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