Non-UNIST Research Project


Leading Researcher Program

Apr 29. 2016
person in charge Jeong-Hwa Yuk Related research area
Contacts 1452 E-mail
Goverment department MSIP Announcing institute

[Basic Research]

Leading Researcher Program

  • This program aims to intensively support in-depth research by world-class researchers in order to advance novel scientific knowhow and develop new technologies.
    • Funded Fields / Science and engineering
    • Funded Period / 9 years (3+3+3 years, Creative Research), 10 years (5+5 years, National Scientist)
    • Eligibility / Researchers in universities (including part-time researchers), researchers in public and private institutes
    • Budget / KRW 500~800 million per project (Creative Research), KRW 1.5 billion (National Scientist)
    • Program Description /
      – Creative Research: Developing and supporting the next generation of global research leaders who have creative ideas?
      – National Scientist: Contributing to the nation’s economy and the development of science and technology by supporting world-class scientists