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Financial Aid & Scholarships
Financial Aid & Scholarships
 
Handong Sponsored Scholarships
Hyundong Scholarship
This scholarship is given to the student with the highest SAT score in each entering freshman class. The Hyundong Scholarship covers tuition and registration fees and provides a monthly stipend of 200,000 KRW over a period of four years. Note: The recipient is disqualified if he or she does not maintain a B+ average, withdraws from school temporarily, or receives an F grade.
 
Entrance Scholarship
These scholarships are given to students with the highest entrance grades on the Korean scholastic achievement test and are awarded as follows: Top 1%: exemption from tuition and registration fees (1 year), Top 5%: exemption from 70% of tuition (1 year), Top 10%: exemption from school support association fees (for entering semester only) Note: A recipient is disqualified if he or she does not maintain a B+ average, withdraws from school temporarily, or receives an F grade.
 
Merit Scholarship
Merit Scholarships are given to students with the highest grades while in attendance at the university (for freshmen, top 1% of class) and are awarded as follows: Top students in each School: exemption from tuition and registration fees (following semester), Top 5% of each School: exemption from 70% of tuition (for the following semester), Top 10% in each School: exemption from university support association fees (for the following semester).
 
Korean Veteran Scholarship
An exemption from tuition and registration fees for students whose parent is either a Korean veteran or national service personnel (4 years). Note: the student must maintain a GPA of C or higher.
 
Service Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to students who are recognized as having rendered outstanding service to the school, and covers tuition and registration fees for the following semester in full or in part.
 
National Examination Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to students who have passed a national licensing examination in one of the following areas: law, administration, technical skill or foreign affairs. Tuition and registration fees are covered in full or in part.
 
Labor Scholarship (Work/Study Program)
The Labor Scholarship is a monthly stipend given to students working in various departments on campus.
 
Academic Pursuit Scholarship
These scholarships are awarded to students with financial difficulties, students who are supporting others, and handicapped students. Academic Pursuit Scholarships cover tuition and registration fees in full or in part.
Outside Sponsored Scholarships
Onnuri Church Scholarship
Total or partial exemption from tuition and registration fees for children of clergy on the basis of GPA or financial need and total or partial exemption from dormitory management expenses for other students on the basis of GPA or financial need.
 
Handong Global University Church Scholarship
Total or partial exemption from tuition and registration fees on the basis of GPA or financial need.
 
Hyoam Scholarship
Total or partial exemption form tuition and registration fees awarded to Handong students who will study abroad outside of Korea.
 
Jooshim Foundation Scholarship
Total or partial exemption from tuition and registration fees on the basis of GPA or financial need.
 
Shalom Scholarship
Total or partial exemption from tuition and registration fees for students with financial need.
 
Sungseop Scholarship (Korean Residents in the U.S.)
Partial exemption from tuition and registration fees for students with financial need who demonstrate Handong spirit.
 
Parents' Association Scholarship
Total or partial exemption from tuition and registration fees for students with financial need.
 
Korean Foundation Scholarship
Exemption from tuition and registration fees for 4 years of select list of students with high academic marks and no-interest loans of up to 1,000,000 KRW for students from agricultural or fishing communities.
 
Korean Marines Scholarship/Korean Army Scholarship
Awarded to students aspiring to join the Marines or Army; covers tuition and registration fees for four years
 
Handong Nanum Testimony Scholarship
This scholarship is given to students who are selected from the Handong Nanum Testimony Contest.
 
Handong Cornerstone Scholarship
Awarded to highly-qualified international students from designated developing countries. It covers Tuition & Housing fees (8 semesters). Only the first entering year will be exempt from the GPA requirements (1st and 2nd semester for freshmen). Recipients must maintain a GPA of at least 3.0 each semester (from 3rd to 8th regular semester) to remain eligible for the scholarship.
 
Outstanding Entrance Grade
Awarded to highly-qualified students at the discretion of the Dean of admissions. Each year, 3 students from non-developing countries are selected.
[Type A] One student: Exempt from university registration fee/ Full-tuition (renewable up to 4 semesters)
[Type B] Two student : Half-tuition (renewable up to 4 semesters)
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