ASEAN Korea Essay Competition 2020

Deadline for Submission: 8 November 2020 (Korea Standard Time)

Theme of the Essay Contest

ASEAN-Korea Digital Partnership in the Post-COVID-19 Era

Under the pandemic, physical or social distancing has been actively promoted to counter the spread of the disease. This has in turn accelerated rapid digitalization in every aspect of daily lives, and cooperation in digital field has become more important than ever. ASEAN and Korea have been partnering in many areas in the digital sphere including e-commerce, e-learning, IT startup and social media. How can ASEAN and Korea strengthen their digital partnership in the post-COVID-19 era? What are the areas of ASEAN-Korea digital cooperation to be eyed on?


The contest invites all ASEAN and Korean undergraduate and graduate students

  • Submissions must be endorsed by an academic advisor (professor)
  • Applicants can submit as a team consisting up to 2 students (For team entries, all members must meet eligibility to participate in the Contest)


– English or Korean, but Abstract must be written in English for both English and Korean essays.

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