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[NOTICE] Recruitment of ASEAN Correspondents



The ASEAN-Korea Centre is currently looking for passionate writers/bloggers who are citizens of the 10 ASEAN Member States (Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam) to write articles for the Centre’s English blog. (http://blog.aseankorea.org). The correspondents will be responsible for providing contents related to food of ASEAN countries.

※ About the ASEAN-Korea Centre

The ASEAN-Korea Centre was inaugurated as an intergovernmental organization with the ten ASEAN Member States and Korea as its members in March 2009, the year which marked the 25th anniversary of the Dialogue Partnership between ASEAN and Korea. It was founded in accordance with the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) signed at the 11th ASEAN-Republic of Korea (ROK) Summit in November 2007. The MOU entered into force in December 2008.


▶ Applicants must be a blog/SNS enthusiast with experience in writing blogs, online journals, or personal website etc. using the English language.


▶ Correspondents shall provide at least one article with photos per month. 


▶ Period: March – August 2017 (6 months)

▶ Remuneration: Correspondents will be compensated in lump sum at the end of their stint

▶ All contents will be subject to evaluation and revision by the Centre before posting. All copyrights will be owned by the ASEAN-Korea Centre.

▶ Monthly blog topics:

· March 2017: Pick one topic: 1. Natural wonders of ASEAN, 2. Cultural Wonders of ASEAN, 3. Culinary Wonders of ASEAN, or 4. Wonderful People of ASEAN

· April 2017: Historic Figure in Your Country

· May 2017: Must-try dishes in Your Country

· June 2017: Environmentally Sustainable Cities in Your Country

· July 2017: Must-try activities/Must-have experience in Your Country

· August 2017: Youth Entrepreneurship in Your Country

*Note: Please write your own title.


▶ Application Form

▶ Sample Article


▶ Download the application form from this page or from the ASEAN-Korea Centre’s website (www.aseankorea.org). 

▶ Accomplish and submit your application form along with a sample article to blog@aseankorea.org on or before 24 March 2017 in this format:

○ Application form: 12AC_Surname_Given Name_Country.doc

○ Sample article: Article_ Surname_Given Name _Country.doc

▶ Selected candidates will be notified via e-mail on 30 March 2017.


▶ At the end of the program, the Centre will provide a Certificate of Participation to correspondents who contributed at least 1 article every month.

▶ Correspondents may submit more than 1 article per month.

▶ Terms and conditions are subject to change.

▶ For inquiries, please contact us through email: blog@aseankorea.org or call us at +82 2287-1148

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