John and Sandra Koo Scholarship Award

Established through the generosity of the Koo family, this annual award is given to ASU undergraduate students who excel in Korean language, literature or culture. The recipients are selected in late February by the Korean faculty at the School of International Letters and Cultures. The award is presented at SILC’s annual award ceremony in April.

If you have any questions or would like more information about the award or the application process, please contact Sookja Cho ( and Bomi Oh ( 

Minimum criteria: Students must be enrolled in a current Korean language or culture course and be registered for a Spring semester Korean language or culture course. Students must be able to demonstrate high achievement (grade A- or above) in courses KOR101 or KOR201; to do this, please upload a copy of your unofficial transcript.

Deadline for submissions: Feb. 23, 2024

When would you prefer to use/receive the funds?
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By signing this application, I certify that the information contained herein is true and accurate. Further, I give the selection committee permission to verify my academic record. I also understand that accepting this scholarship may affect my financial aid package.