The Center for Korean Studies awarded $44,800 as CKS Scholarships to support graduate and undergraduate students in Korea-related studies at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa for the 2020‒2021 academic year.
Descriptions of all the scholarships administered by the Center and instructions for applying for them can be found on the Center for Korean Studies Web site.
The recipients of the 2020 – 2021 academic year awards are listed below.
CKS Scholarship - $2,500 each
Kamilah Druex, BA, Korean
Chihiro Mase, BA, Korean
Bonnie Fox, PhD, Korean
Meghan Delaney, PhD, Korean
Keith Scott, PhD, Sociology
Sulim Kim, PhD, History
Wonkeun Lee, PhD, History
Donald C. W. Kim Scholarship - $2,500
Laura Becker, PhD, Sociology
Yong-Min Endowed Scholarship
Hwanhee Kim, PhD, Korean - $2,800
Sujin Kang, PhD, Korean - $2,500
N.H. Paul Chung Endowed Graduate Scholarship - $2,000
Young Seo Kim, MA, Asian Studies
Herbert H. Lee Scholarship - $2,000 each
Lei Yoshioka, BA, Korean
Soo Min Kim, BA, Korean
Sara Nishiie, BA, Korean
Glen Hill, BA, Korean
Yeeun Hong, MA, Asian Studies
Kim Ch’on-hung Memorial Scholarship - $2,200 each
Yoomee Baek, PhD, Music
Hae In Lee, PhD, Music
Korean National Association/Kook Min Hur Endowed Scholarship - $1,400
Hana Kim, PhD, Political Science
Dong Jae and Hyung Ja Lee Endowed Scholarship - $1,700
Shyanne Saunders, BA, Korean
In addition, the FLAS Scholarships for Summer 2020 ($2,500 each), FLAS Scholarships for graduate Students ($15,000 and tuition each), and FLAS Scholarships for undergraduate students ($15,000 each) for Academic Year 2020-2021 were also awarded to the selected students in Korean Studies.
FLAS Summer 2020
Mariah Abdelfatta, BA, Korean
Kyle Constantino BA, Korean
FLAS AY 2020 – 2021
Yini Lin, BA, Korean
Nicole Bradshaw, BA, Korean
Brianna Leisure, MA, Korean
Carey McClure, MA, Korean
To apply for CKS Scholarships, visit the University of Hawai‘i student scholarships Web site (STAR) at www.star.hawaii.edu/scholarship/ and complete the appropriate on-line application form.