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Recognitioon for the Ennoblement of the Human Spirit in Academics, The Arts,and Human Welfare

Qualifcations & Accomplishments

1. Qualifications

  • - Korean citizens or people of Korean heritage (except in Community Service, in which foreigners who make contributions to Koreans at home and abroad may be nominated)
  • - Candidates must be alive at the deadline date of nominations

2. Accomplishments

  • - Accomplishments and accumulated expertise which have contributed to society in their respective fields,
    and accumulated expertise that has been highly evaluated socially
  • - Distinguished contributions to the nation and humanity through clearly creative mentality and spirit of service

Candidate Nominators

  • - Board members of the Ho-Am Foundation
  • - Members of the Ho-Am Prize Committee and former Selection Committees
  • - Recipients of the Ho-Am Prize or other Prizes with international reputation
  • - Experts or individuals holding established position in academia, associations, or organization related to the Ho-Am Prize categories


Ho-Am Prize Candidate Nominations may be made On-line or Off-line

  • Official Nomination Form (Science, Engineering, Medicine)
  • (The Arts, Community Service)
  • Documentation of Evidence
    In Science, Engineering and Medicine:
    1 representative paper and up to 5 related papers
    In The Arts and Community Service:
    Documentation approving accomplishments

※ Submitted documents and materials will not be returned. Please send a copy of highly important materials and evidence.
    A nominator can recommend only one candidate in each field.

Application of Nomination
Nomination Deadline October 31, 2018
Mail address 6th Fl., Seocho Tower, 4, Seocho-daero 74-gil Seocho-gu, Seoul 06620, Korea
E-mail: / Tel: 82-2-2255-0453~7 / Fax: 82-2-2255-0461

Materials & Submission

1. Materials

2. Submission