2015 My Life in Korea ~ Essay Writing Contest

It’s time for the annual “Native Language Essay Writing Contest” organized by the Research Institute of Asian Women of Sookmyung University and the Korea Exchange Bank.


Who can join: Female marriage immigrants

Essay format: A4 size, maximum of 3 pages, written in Hangul or MS Word, 11 point Times New Roman with 160% spacing

Theme: My Life in Korea ~ in any of the following topics
~ My Experiences on Korean Culture (traditional culture, food, etc)
~ My Family Life (living with a Korean family, child rearing, child education)
~ My Economic Self-Reliance in Korea
~ My Traveling Story in Korea
~ Others (about your life in Korea)

Language: Native Language (Filipino) or Korean

Application Date: May 1, 2015 – June 30, 2015

Where to send the essay:
~ by email (asianfem2@sm.ac.kr)
~ by post: 서울시 용산구 한강대로 259 고려빌딩 204호, 숙명여자대학교 아시아여성연구소 (우편번호 140-807)

Awarding: October 2015

1 Grand Prize ~ 3,000,000 won
2 1st Runners-up ~ 1,000,000 won
5 2nd Runners-up ~ 700,000 won
10 3rd Runners-up ~ 500,000 won
15 Honorable Mentions ~ 300,000 won

For questions, please call 02-710-9177

Good luck to those who are joining!

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