Eye Level Education Award

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Wanted! A true teacher’s love and dedication

We support teachers in the forefront of education realizing holistic and open education that is beyond specialized knowledge. Daekyo Culture Foundation set up the “Eye Level Education Awards” in order to find and let people know about teachers with a passion for teaching who quietly do their jobs.

Eye Level Education Awards Information(2013)

Awards Categories and Awards Details
Categories and Details
Category Nominees Award details
Foreign Educator The United States Up to 4 Person teacher or faculty, from elementary
school to university
Medal, Certificate of award, a cash prize of USD15,000, and travel expense for award ceremony in Korea
Hong Kong
Qualifications of Nominees
Qualifications of Nominees
Foreign Educator Foreign(non-Korean) Teachers or faculty (from elementary school to university) who contributed to the diffusion of Korean education and/or culture in foreign countries
  • - Role model for teaching-learning method, curriculum development, research for education and community service
  • - over 10 years’ experience in education field
Submission Documents
  1. 1 copy of recommendation letter per nominee (provided form including a photo)
  2. 1 copy of contribution essay (up to 5 pages)
  3. up to 30 pages of evidence documents
Submission of Recommendation Letter
  1. Submission period : June 1, 2014 ~ July 31, 2014
  2. Address for submission
Address for submission
Daekyo USA (New York) 105 Challendar Road, Ridgefield Park, NJ 07660, U.S.A.
Tel: 1-201- 621-7780 Fax: 1-201- 498-1218
Daekyo Malaysia 50-G-2 Wisma UOA, Jalan Dungun, Bukit Damansara, 50490 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
Tel: 60-3-2093-1909 Fax: 60-3-2093-2909
Daekyo Indonesia JL.Gatot Subroto Kav.27, Menara Global 17B, 12950 Jakarta Selatan, INDONESIA
Tel: 62-21-5292-0911 Fax: 62-21-5292-0912
Daekyo Hong Kong Rm 601, Island Place Tower, 510 King’s Road, North Point, HONGKONG
Tel: 852-2104-0188~9 Fax: 852-2104-0190

※ Please download a recommendation letter form from the DAEKYO Culture Foundation website www.dkculture.org or make a request to the branch office in your country.

Evaluation Process

Local evaluation - Final evaluation

※ Screening Committee which consists of veterans of each field and educational experts appointed by DAEKYO Culture Foundation, will select awardees.

Awardees Announcement

In October 2014 – by personal contact and DAEKYO Culture Foundation Website (www.dkculture.org/en/)

  • Host : DAEKYO Culture Foundation, World Youth & Culture Foundation
  • Organizer : DAEKYO
  • Sponsors : Ministry of Education, Korean Teachers’ Credit Union