Republic of Korea


Yunmo Sung

Role in MI

Progress towards doubling public investment

Country-determined baseline year: FY 2016
Baseline funding amount: USD $490 million
Doubling target year: FY 2021
Doubling target amount: USD $980 million

Find out more about how the Republic of Korea’s baseline and doubling are calculated

News and events

South Korea is launching a new international joint research competition, specifically dedicated to enhance activities related to the MI Innovation Challenges and boost collaboration between MI member countries and South Korea. Funding: up to $1 million/1 billion KRW per year (up to 3 years). Deadline: 14 September, 2018

MI Champions

MI Champions is a program for recognizing and supporting the next wave of energy technology leaders.
Meet the Republic of Korea’s Champion, Myoungju Lee!