Course Details The program offers an opportunity for prospective leaders of countries to pursue graduate studies in Environmental Policy in order to contribute to sustainable economic and social development of the partner countries.
Sponsor  Ministry of Environment of the Republic of Korea 
Place of Study  Republic of Korea 
Duration  August 2019 to July 2021
Qualifications  Please nominate one (1) candidate with the following qualifications:
  • Must be a government officials/employees of the public organizations and institutions in environment and environment-related departments;
  • Have at least three (3) years experience in the said field;
  • Must hold a bachelor’s degree;
  • Not more than 45 years of age;
  • Have good command of spoken and written English;
  • In good mental and physical health; and
  • Not have participated in any Korean government’s scholarship programs.
Documentary Requirements  

The nominee shall submit the following requirements to Career Development Division-HRDS not later than 07 May 2019:

  1. Nomination letter/Memorandum addressed to the Secretary by the Head of Office (Region/Bureau/Director/Undersecretary/Assistant Secretary concerned) stating how the subject training complies with the minimum criteria for official travel abroad in consideration of the following:
  1. It is essential to the effective performance of an official or employee’s mandate or functions;
  2. It is required to meet the needs of the department, agency, bureau or office
  3. The presence of the official or employee is critical to the outcome of the meeting, conference, seminar, consultation or any official activity to be attended;
  4. The projected expenses are not excessive or involve minimum expenditure; and,  
  5. The travel “shall not hamper the operational efficiency of said agency.;

     2. Service Record (at least two (2) years as a permanent employee);

     3. Certification from the Chief, Administrative Division stating that;

    • that the applicant has no pending administrative and/orcriminal case;
    • that the applicant has no pending scholarship nomination;
    • that the applicant's performance ratings for two (2) immediate rating periods were at least Very Satisfactory;
    • that the applicant has rendered and completed the service obligation required under the previous scholarship; and,
    • that the applicant is physically andmentally fit to travel.

     4. Certification of actual duties and responsibilities (including past involvement) relevant to the course signed by immediate superior;

      5. Travel report of the previous travel; and

      6. Updated Personal Data Sheet (with list of in-service trainings and seminars attended).

Deadline of Submission The closing date of application is 15 May 2019.  For more information, please contact the Career Development Division at telephone number: 9279107 and look for Ms. Vivian Chano or directly communicate to National Institute of Environmental Human Resources Development of the Republic of Korea  through Ms. Haejin Lee, Program Manager of MGLEP, International Education Team at telephone number: +82 32 560 7895 or email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 The KME shall shoulder the costs of full tuition fee, roundtrip airfare, living allowances, medical insurances and other various expenses including travel expenses.   

The DENR Scholarship Committee will conduct screening and selection of candidates to the said scholarship program.